How did Buddha find out about God?
The Buddha said that people do not have to believe in gods to receive enlightenment, but that they can believe in gods if they wish to do so. Thus, the is that the Buddha did not find out about God at all. However, he would have approved of people believing in God, provided that they exercise tolerance towards those who do not.
1. Because an image is not a god. 2. Because the Buddha is not a god, but a teacher.
Buddha is a god in the Buddhist religion.
The belief of Buddha is there no "almighty god". There should not be a God that decides things. Buddha is omniscient but not omnipotent.
Well most Buddhist believe that Buddha himself is not a god but a minority of the Buddhist population believes that Buddha is a god.
Buddha is human, not as a God. He is revered by his followers not worshipped. in the Buddhist view there are no gods.
There is no God in Buddhism. The Buddha did not talk about God or Gods since it was not what The Buddha was trying to solve. The Buddha was trying to solve why people are unhappy and unsatisfied with life, which has been mistranslated to as Suffering.
That Buddha was a god
Buddha means "Enlightened One"
Buddha was not a god, never claimed to be a god, and did not call himself a god. He lived his life like a normal human. He was awake and a human just like you and me, he bled, got sick and he died of food poisoning. A god would not die from food poisoning. Yes, Buddha never claimed himself as a god, but he was a great teacher. When asked if he were a… Read More
Hotei/laughing Buddha. He was not a god he was a guru, who is said to be the return of the Buddha!
Jehovah is the one and only God. Jehovah is supposed to be a God, while Buddha was just a wise man.
Buddha is the god of Buddhism.
The Buddha did not claim to be God, a relative of God or a messenger or prophet of God. To Buddhists, the fact that he did not make such an assertion is yet another wonderful thing about Buddhism. The Buddha is often regarded as being a human being throughout his lifetime, but the Tipitika contradicts this. Shortly after his enlightenment, a passerby saw him walking peacefully. The man was so impressed by the Buddha's clear… Read More
Buddhism has no God. Buddha, the founder of the 'religion' expounded that the way to enlightenment and redemption was through self effort.
Buddha did not believe on God as a creator of this universe or almighty controlling day to day activities of a being. Neither Buddha believes that God rewards a being for his good actions nor punishes to his bad activities. Buddha believes that Kamma or action itself rewards or punishes a being for his right and wrong activities respectively. However Buddha believes that there are several planes of existence of life in the Universe. The… Read More
I know the difference between the two Buddha's but forgive me, for I do not remember the name of the type of Buddhism that uses each. (I believe one began with an M and the other a T) First off, there was a divide among the people if Buddha was a god or just a teacher. Those who thought he was a god went their own separate way to practice their religion based on Buddha… Read More
Buddha never bothered about God. In fact Buddhism is an atheistic religion like Jainism. Later the followers of Buddha made him a God. Only after Mahayana Buddhism came he was made God. In Hinayana Buddhism Buddha was not a God. There is reference, though, in Buddhist text, to the "First Cause." Since God is the Creator of the universe and all that is therein, then God is the First Cause.
Buddhists do not worship either idols or the Buddha. The Buddha was just a man, he is revered for the work he did in identifying a method to achieve to enlightenment, but not worshipped. The statues of the Buddha and others are just statues, meant to focus attention. The Buddha himself made it clear that the presence or absence of god(s) is not important and that only we can find our own path to enlightenment
emo's does just believe in Buddha, they believe in whatever they what to believe in.
Because Buddha is a conspired a happy god.
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Yes and he was not a god. In fact, Buddha was an enlightened man who founded the religion of Buddhism. Buddhism was not concerned with the existence of god or other deities
The laughing Buddha is the Chinese representation of the Buddha. The Buddha in any form is not a god. Answer 1. The Buddha is not a God. He is a Great Human Being Those who do not know the Buddha properly, consider Him a God. The Buddha never esteemed such unnecessary glory, praise or honour. Nor did He expect such things. " O Bhikkhus, gains, offerings, glory, praise are all harsh and fierce. They are… Read More
No, Muslims worship Allah (God in English) same God in Christianity and Judaism; the one and only one God with no partner, no son, no companion, and no associate. Buddha is worshiped by Buddhists.
There is no Buddhist god, neither is Buddha god - he's just a man. Buddha was quite clear that the presence or absence of gods does not make any difference to our progress towards enlightenment.
No Buddha was a teacher of a philosophy based on Hinduism that is now named after his title.
Buddhism has no god, they just believe in Buddha as the first man to become enlightened. Buddha himself indicated that deities have no role in achieving enlightenment.
No. The Buddha was guru(an enlightened soul) or satguru/sant as it is known in modern day Hinduism. The word Buddha even means someone who is enlightened.
that is not it, god did not do it, it was buddha
No, he believes in Buddha.
Buddha was a man who was believed to be the reincarnation of one of the past gods, yet Buddha himself did not believe he was a god with any kind of supernatural powers. When asked who he is, Buddha replied, "A teacher, that is all."
Buddha is not a god, he is a man. Buddha indicated thet gods are not eseential to enlightenment. Buddhism discounts the impact or need of gods in mankinds progress towards enlightenment. Each person is responsible for his own progress.
Buddha is considered an incarnation of God by the Hindu scriptures. Buddhism is for the benefit of the atheists. Buddhism is an atheist religion, but they follow Buddha's atheistic teachings.
Buddha is not a god. He is man. Specifically he was aman who identified several impertant truths about the human condition. As religion/philosopny the Buddhist do not have any gods at all.
The Buddha, Siddhartha Gautama, has been, and always will be only a man. There are no eternal Gods in Buddhism.
Buddhism has no offical idea of god. The Buddha was a hindu sant/satguru(an enlightened and blessed soul)
The Buddha and Buddhists do not worship. The Buddha was a man, not a god, and there are no deities in Buddhism requiring worship.
Religions were founded after both Jesus and the Buddha. Both leaders taught the highest moral truths, but the Buddha said that he did not wish to be regarded as divine, while John's Gospel shows Jesus declaring that he was God. Christians regard Jesus as as the Son of God and equally divine with God. However, Muslims regard both Jesus and the Buddha as prophets of Islam, but say that neither is divine.
The Buddha is not a god. The term means "enlightened one" and refers to people who have realized some great truth. The Buddha is not a god. The Buddha was a person who taught a philosophy on life and the way it should be lived. Siddhārtha Gautama was a spiritual teacher from Ancient India and the founder of Buddhism. He is viewed by Buddhists as the Supreme Buddha (Sammāsambuddha) of our age. The time of… Read More
Yes he is god almighty, granted a Chinese god
Similar but does not have to be the Christian God. Your messiah could be Buddha.
Buddhism doesn't have deities, even Buddha himself was just a man, not a god. Buddha means enlightened.
to their god name "buddha"
A Buddhist god that dicovered it first
Worship is an action rendered to a religion's god(s). Buddha is not a god, he is a man. He is revered by Buddhists and other people who value his thoughts. Chinese are not the only people who are Buddhists.
Budha is not a God he was a Prince of ansient Hundustan(India) his real name was Siddhartha Gautama.(c. 563-479 BC), he become a first teacher of non violence. As Buddha was a real person anyone can believe in him. As the belief in god(s) is a matter of personal choice some people believe in god(s) and some don't. So the set of all people who believe in Buddha would include parts of the set of… Read More
The Buddha was trying to find the answer to suffering.
They don't believe in a God. They follow the teaching of Buddha but they don't worship him.
Buddhists do not really believe in a god but they revere Prince Sidharta Gautama (The Buddha).
it ha only one God andthat is buddha