- Clothing & Accessories
- Music Makers
Books, Music and More
- On Sale
Shamans Market searches all of the Peruvian countryside to bring you unique, offerings like this one.
The Buddha, whose original name was Siddhartha Gautama, was the founder of Buddhism, the religion and the philosophical system that produced a great culture throughout much of southern and eastern Asia. Buddha, meaning "awakened one" or "enlightened one" is a title not a name. In Hindu Dogma, the Buddha is viewed as being the 9th avatar of the Hindu god Vishnu.
The essence of the Buddha's early preaching was said to be the four Noble truths: