History Notes 10-29-07 Lecture Three Unit Three

History Notes 10-29-07 Lecture Three Unit Three - Lecture...

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Lecture Three Unit Three 10-29-07 Introduction of Secondary religious Traditions Spread of Buddhism -Came from Confucianism -India was under control of regional empires -They developed a cast system -There existing religion was around scarifies -Brahmin persist said that gods would reward them with large harvest -New ethical thinkers came up with new persecutive to satisfies human nature Siddharthat Gautamn -Meet the real Buddha -Lived in 6 th century BC born into a small tribe state -The foot hills of the Himalayas -His mother had a dream about an elephant that got her pregnant -Brahmin persist said he would become a Buddha -King set up pillar to recognize him -The novel was inspired by historical encounter with Buddha -Family had a name giving party had 108 persist come and 8 were specialist and said he would either stay and home or be a wonder Ascetic -Ascetic-a person who renounces material comfort and leads a life of self-discipline, especially as an act of religious devotion -His name means one with accomplished aim
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