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50 Self-Help Classics: 50 Inspirational Books to Transform Your Life by Tom Butler-Bowdon
Adventures of the Magic Monkey Along the Silk Road
The Afterlife Handbook: A Travel Guide to Your Final Destination by Michael Powell
The Age of Absurdity: Why Modern Life Makes it Hard to be Happy by Michael Foley
Ageless Borobudur : Buddhist mystery in stone, decay and restoration, Mendut and Pawon, folklife in ancient Java by A.J. Bernet Kempers
The Bane of Heaven by Weidong Chen
Blondynka na Sri Lance by Beata Pawlikowska
Buddha by Karen Armstrongnot in English Common Knowledge
Buddha by Axel Michaelsnot in English Common Knowledge
Buddha (Great Names) by Anna Carew-Miller
The Buddha and the Terrorist by Satish Kumar
Buddha in Your Backpack: Everyday Buddhism for Teens by Franz Metcalf
Buddha Sammler öffnen ihre Schatzkammern - 232 Meisterwerke buddhistischer Kunst aus 2.000 Jahren by Meinrad Maria Grewenig
Buddha, Volume 2: The Four Encounters by Osamu Tezuka
Buddha, Volume 6: Ananda by Osamu Tezuka
The Buddha: A Short Biography (Oneworld Short Guides) by John S. Strong
Buddha: His Life and Teaching by Walter Henry Nelsonnot in English Common Knowledge
Buddha: The Face of Tranquility by Anonymous
Buddhism in a Nutshell by Narada Maha Thera
Buddhisms: An Introduction by John S. Strong
Der Buddhismus by Helwig Schmidt-Glintzernot in English Common Knowledge
BUDHHADEB KEMAN DEKHTE CHILEN by চিত্রা দেব
Bulfinch's Mythology by Thomas Bulfinch
The Cat Who Went to Heaven by Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth
City of the Gods: Forgotten by M.Scott Verne
Coffee with The Buddha (Coffee with...Series) by Joan Duncan Oliver
Confucius, Buddha, Jesus, and Muhammad by Mark W. Muesse
Creation by Gore Vidal
A Dictionary of Asian Mythology by David Leeming
A Dictionary of World Mythology by Arthur Cotterell
Doubt: A History: The Great Doubters and Their Legacy of Innovation from Socrates and Jesus to Thomas Jefferson and Emily Dickinson by Jennifer Michael Hecht
The Dual by Weidong Chen
Einstein and Buddha: The Parallel Sayings by Thomas J. McFarlane
Entering the Stream: An Introduction to the Buddha and His Teachings by Samuel Bercholz
The Essence of Buddhism by Jo Durden Smith
Faith and Reason: the Philosophy of Religion by Peter Kreeft
The Faith of a Rationalist: No Supernatural Reasons are Needed to Make Men Kind by Bertrand Russell
Fragment of a xylographic print of Buddhist deitiesBuddah
From Stone to Flesh: A Short History of the Buddha (Buddhism and Modernity) by Donald S. Lopez Jr.
Go to Hell: A Heated History of the Underworld by Chuck Crisafulli
Gotama Buddha: A Biography Based on the Most Reliable Texts, Vol. 1 by Hajime Nakamura
Gotama Buddha: A Biography Based on the Most Reliable Texts, Vol. 2 by Hajime Nakamura
The Hero with a Thousand Faces by Joseph Campbell
The History and Literature of Buddhism by T. W. Rhys Davids
How to respond to ... the Eastern religions (Response series) by Philip H. Lochhaas
How to think about weird things : critical thinking for a new age by Theodore Schick Jr.
Ideas That Changed the World by Felipe Fernández-Armesto
Immortal Last Words: History's Most Memorable Dying Remarks, Deathbed Statements and Final Farewells by Terry Breverton
Indian Mythology an Encyclopedia of Myth by Jan Knappert
Introducing Buddhism by Kodo Matsunami
JATAK by ঈশানচন্দ্র ঘোষ
Jesus and Buddha: The Parallel Sayings by Marcus Borg
Jesus and the Eightfold Path by Lavie Tidhar
Johann's Awakening by Arthur Telling
The Journey Ends by Weidong Chen
The Kinds of Things: A Theory of Personal Identity Based on Transcendental Argument by Frederick C. Doepke
Letters To My Grandchildren by Tony Benn
The Life of the Buddha: According to the Pali Canon by Ñāṇamoli
Living with the Devil: A Meditation on Good and Evil by Stephen Batchelor
The Lotus and the Cross: Jesus Talks with Buddha by Ravi Zacharias
Makers of the Western Tradition: Portraits from History by J. Kelley Sowards
The Masks of God: Occidental Mythology by Joseph Campbell
The Masks of God: Oriental Mythology by Joseph Campbell
Monkey by Wu Ch'eng-en
Monkey King by Ed YoungGreat Buddha
Monkey King Defeats Red Boy = Mei hou wang da zhan Hong hai er by Debby ChenGreat Buddha
Monkey king wreaks havoc in heaven by Debby ChenGreat Buddha
Nietzsche: Philosopher, Psychologist, Antichrist by Walter Arnold Kaufmann
An Open Letter to Jesus Christ by De Robigne Mortimer Bennett
Oriental Philosophies by John M. Koller
Our great heritage, Volume 2 by Lyle W. Langep 271, 520, 521, 528
The Power of Myth by Joseph Campbell
A Profound Mind: Cultivating Wisdom in Everyday Life by H.H. the Dalai Lamanot in English Common Knowledge
Protectors and Predators: Gods of Medieval Japan, Volume 2 by Bernard Faure
Saint Young Men, Volume 1 by Hikaru Nakamuranot in English Common Knowledge
Saint Young Men, Volume 3 by 中村 光
The seven mighty blows to traditional beliefs by A. J. Mattill
Sid by Anita Feng
Socrates, Buddha, Confucius, Jesus: From The Great Philosophers, Vol. 1 by Karl Jaspers
The Suttanipata: An Ancient Collection of the Buddha’s Discourses Together with Its Commentaries (The Teachings of the Buddha) by Bhikkhu Bodhi
Tang Monk disciples Monkey King by Debby ChenGreat Buddha
The Teaching of Buddha by Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai
Theravada Buddhism: A Social History from Ancient Benares to Modern Colombo by Richard F. Gombrich
Tibet And Its Religions by Maurice Doreal
Timekeepers by Catherine Webb
Two Treasures: Buddhist Teachings on Awakening and True Happiness by Thích Nhất Hạnh
The Vision of the Buddha by Tom Lowenstein
The Watkins Dictionary of Symbols by Jack Tresidder
What the Buddha Taught by Walpola Rahula
What would Buddha do at work? 101 answers to workplace dilemmas by Franz Metcalf
Which Way to a Free World?: A Consideration of the Difference Between the Natural and Supernatural, with Reasons why the Former is the Better Way to Go by Robert G. Ingersoll
Who's who im Himmel by Ditte Bandininot in English Common Knowledge
Wonderland Avenue : tales of glamour and excess by Daniel Sugerman
The World of Myth: An Anthology by David Adams Leeming
The World's History and its Makers: Great Philosophers by Edgar Sanderson
You Don't Have to Sit on the Floor: Making Buddhism Part of Your Everyday Life by Jim Pym
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values by Robert M. Pirsig
মৈত্রেয় জাতক by Bani Basu

Character description

Gautama Buddha (c. 563/480 – c. 483/400 BCE), also known as Siddhārtha Gautama (सिद्धार्थ गौतम) in Sanskrit or Siddhattha Gotama (शिद्धत्थ गोतम) in Pali, Shakyamuni (i.e. "Sage of the Shakyas") Buddha,[ or simply the Buddha, after the title of Buddha, was a monk (śramaṇa), mendicant, sage, philosopher and teacher on whose teachings Buddhism was founded. He is believed to have lived and taught mostly in the northeastern part of ancient India sometime between the 6th and 4th centuries BCE.

Gautama taught a Middle Way between sensual indulgence and the severe asceticism found in the śramaṇa movement common in his region. He later taught throughout other regions of eastern India such as Magadha and Kosala.

Gautama is the primary figure in Buddhism. He is believed by Buddhists to be an enlightened teacher who attained full Buddhahood and shared his insights to help sentient beings end rebirth and suffering. Accounts of his life, discourses and monastic rules are believed by Buddhists to have been summarised after his death and memorized by his followers. Various collections of teachings attributed to him were passed down by oral tradition and first committed to writing about 400 years later.

Gautama Buddha in Wikipedia

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