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"What is Buddhism?" -- This application Answers to over 90+ Questions that people often ask about the Buddha's Teachings.Topic Covered in this application:1) What is Buddhism?2) Basic Buddhist Concepts3) The Buddhist Scriptures4) Monks and Nuns5) Questions on Rebirth6) Questions on Meditation7) Vegetarianism8) Good Luck and Fate9) Wisdom and Compassion10) Buddhism and the god idea11) The Five Precepts12) Becoming a BuddhistBuddhism (Pali/Sanskrit: Buddha Dharma) is a religion and philosophy encompassing a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices, largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as the Buddha (Pli/Sanskrit "the awakened one"). The Buddha lived and taught in the northeastern Indian subcontinent some time between the 6th and 4th centuries BCE. He is recognized by adherents as an awakened teacher who shared his insights to help sentient beings end suffering (or dukkha), achieve nirvana, and escape what is seen as a cycle of suffering and rebirth.