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Whose disciples founded Yellow Hats?

The Yellow Hat sect (also known as The Gelug, Gelug-pa, dGe Lugs Pa, dge-lugs-pa or Dgelugspa) is a school of of Tibetan Buddhism. The founder was Je Tsongkhapa (1357–1419 CE).

What are the divisions within Buddhism?

Theravada and Mahayana. Within Mahayana, you find Zen Buddhism. Answer: Theravada ('way of the elders') is more similar to original Buddhism, whereas Mahayana ('greater vehicle') has an unknown origin.

What are the two types of Buddhism?

They are Mahayana and Theravada Theravada was a school, the main 2 are Mahayana and Vajrayana, then Nagarjuna. The original Buddhism from the Buddha was Hinayana.