Gautama Buddha

(redirected from Buddha Shakyamuni)
Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Synonyms for Gautama Buddha

References in periodicals archive ?
Caption: 3 Crowned Buddha Shakyamuni, Gilgit, early 8th century.
In this show, the beautifully modelled 6th-century Buddha Shakyamuni, from Bihar, India, revealed the beginnings of what became a remarkable tradition of bronze sculpture.
A Japanese scroll painting of the 16th/17th century depicts the parinirvana of the Buddha Shakyamuni, marking the very last of the eight major events of his life (figure 3).
Saraha Nyingma Buddhist Institute - An opening ceremony for the public exhibition of the Maitreya Heart Shrine Relic Tour, a worldwide showing of hundreds of sacred relics of Buddha Shakyamuni and other Buddhist masters, will be held from 6 p.
There must have been a common awareness among Buddhists of this period, that the Buddha Shakyamuni was no longer there.
The Lumbini Development Project is a large scale multinational construction project under the auspices and protection of the United Nations, with support of the Nepalese government, located at the United Nations' World Heritage Site at Lumbini, Nepal, birthplace of Buddha Shakyamuni.
In the Indian and Southeast Asian Works of Art sale in the same rooms the following day, a gilt-copper Buddha Shakyamuni, from 14th-15th-century Tibet, is billed as the one of the largest and most important examples outside the country.
After profound study of the sutras, Master Shinjo founded Shinnyo-en with the Mahaparinirvana Sutra, the last will of Buddha Shakyamuni, as its canonical scripture.
It is foretold that he will be born 3000 years after the departure of the historical Buddha Shakyamuni Gautama Siddhartha when he will once again preach the Dharma which will have fallen into abeyance by that time.
If we examine the earliest textual tradition, which is the Maitreyasamiti, attached to the Mahaparinirvanasutra, it becomes evident that there existed a concept of a Future Buddha already during the lifetime of the Buddha Shakyamuni.
The historical Buddha Shakyamuni and the narrative of his life figured prominently in early Gandhara to be superseded by devotion to transcendental and cosmic Buddhas and Bodhisattvas.