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Question: What Mauryan ruler was the first to adopt Buddhism?
Answer: In the 3rd century BCE, the Mauryan Emperor Ashoka adopted Buddhism and set out on a mission to spread the teachings of the faith as far and wide as possible.
Question: Who spread Buddhism in Korea?
Answer: The first systematizer of Buddhist doctrine in Korea, Wonhyo Daisa (617–686 CE) was one of the Ten Sages of the Ancient Korean Kingdom.
Question: Where was Buddha born?
Answer: Buddha was born in the lands of Nepal between the border with India and the Himalayas, a place called the Sakya kingdom.
Question: What was the Buddha’s original name?
Answer: The founder of Buddhism was a man named Siddhartha Gautama (Pali: Siddhatta Gotama).
Question: How old was Buddha when he attained enlightenment?
Answer: Buddha was 35 when he attained enlightenment.
Question: Where did Buddha die?
Answer: The Buddha arrived at Kusinara, or Kasia, in India. He was 80 years old. He told the monks there to continue their work with dedication. Then he passed away.
Buddha. Temple mural in Thailand of the Buddha founder of a major religions and philosophical system Buddhism.

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