Buddhists celebrate birth of Gautama Buddha – 8 April

Source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/buddhists-celebrate-birth-of-gautama-buddha  On this day, Buddhists celebrate the commemoration of the birth of Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, thought to have lived in India from 563 B.C. to 483 B.C. Actually, the Buddhist tradition that celebrates his birthday on April 8 originally placed his birth in the 11th century B.C., and it was not... Continue Reading →

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