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Teaching The birth and spread of Buddhism

The birth and spread of Buddhism

What is the meaning of life? How can I live a good life?\n\nPeople all over the world have been asking that question for thousands of years. In South Asia in the 6th century BCE, that question led to the beginning of a new religion.

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How did Buddhism rise from the teachings of one man to a powerful world religion?
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