7 Facts About Buddha You Didn't Know Before

By: Rahul M | May 22, 2024

Buddha's birth name is Siddhartha Gautam.

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Buddha was born in 563 BCE in Lumbini, Nepal, as a wealthy Prince of Kapilvastu.

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Buddha had a wife and a son. Wife named Yasodhara and son Rahula.

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Buddha spent most of his life walking thousands of miles and teaching people about the philosophy of enlightenment.

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As per Hindus, Gautam Buddha is said to be the 9th avatar of Lord Vishnu.

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For Buddhists, Buddha is a teacher rather than a God.


He died in 483BC in Khushinagar, India.