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Where do Buddhists live?

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2012-08-20 21:28:33

Mainly in Cambodia and India, but there are some in most


Wolf5370: Actually this is a poor answer. Buddhist both Mahayana

and Theravada) of many schools is the main relgions across most of

south, south-east and eastern Asia. Including: Thailand, Japan,

China, Tibet, Sri Lanka, Korea, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, etc. Also

across the globe in most countries in the West. There are around

500 million buddhist worldwide. Although Buddhism started (withy

Sudartha - Buddha) in northern India (actually more likely Nepal) -

Buddhism is a minor religion in India (Hinduism being by far the

greatest religion by number there)

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