Talk:Gautama Buddha

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Wikipedia has another long section on the Buddha, with info. that could be included here.[edit]

Alternative spelling of Buddha[edit]

His name is also spelled Gautam Buddha in Nepal.Could add Gautama Buddha is also known as Gautam Buddha.


Lord Buddha[edit]

I read somewhere that Lord Buddha was born in 5 December is that true? Shivansh44444 (talk) 18:14, 6 September 2017 (UTC)

Yes Shivansh44444 (talk) 18:14, 6 September 2017 (UTC)

We can't even narrow down the years of his life within a century, but somebody thinks they know his birthday? And according to Gregorian calendar, yet! — Preceding unsigned comment added by (talk) 22:54, 12 September 2017 (UTC)

Did people need official papers to travel back then?[edit]

Did people need to have official papers (the equivalent to a passport) to travel in those places back then? (talk) 03:05, 16 September 2017 (UTC)

Semi-protected edit request on 31 October 2017[edit]

Please change "49 days" to "48 days" in the awakening section of this page as that is the correct amount of time the Buddha spent under the Bondhi tree ArchieCoode (talk) 16:08, 31 October 2017 (UTC)

Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made. Nihlus 18:15, 31 October 2017 (UTC)

MOS section on articles Buddhism[edit]

Dear fellow Wikipedians, I have started a policy proposal to include into the Manual of Style for Wikipedia articles about Buddhism. Comments are welcome.--Farang Rak Tham (talk) 14:40, 6 November 2017 (UTC)

Did Buddha asked to be worshipped?[edit]

Did Buddha ask people to worship him? (talk) 01:18, 17 November 2017 (UTC)

Maybe. When he died, stupas were build, tradition says. And the Mahayana-tradition definitely worships Buddhas; this may have roots in the Buddha's kifetime. Joshua Jonathan -Let's talk! 05:35, 17 November 2017 (UTC)