Asked in Zen Buddhism, Buddhism
Where did Zen Buddhism begin?
It began in China where it is called "ch'an" or "Chan" Buddhism. It began when practices of Indian Buddhism were blended with native Chinese Daoist practices. It later spread to Korea (where it is called "son" Buddhism) and to Japan (where it is called "zen" Buddhism). . ...
Which river runs through the area where Buddhism began?
Buddhism began on the border where India meets Nepal. The nearest river is the Kalapani River. ...
In which country did Buddhism begin?
Buddhism began in India. It is now mostly practised in China.
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Which part of the world did Buddhism come first into being?
Buddhism began in Northern India / Nepal in approximately 528 BCE.