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A Young People's Life of the Buddha - Access to Insight
family to which King Suddhodana of the Sakyas belonged was called the Gotama family, so that his full name was King Suddhodana Gotama; and the name of ...
Buddha : A Story of Enlightenment - Ursi's Eso Garden
1 One crisp spring day King Suddhodana turned in his saddle… 3. 2 The gray rain blanketed Suddhodana and his men as the… 9. 3 The silk curtains to Maya's  ...
Mahāmāyā (strictly speaking the younger sister), place of birth Devadaha, both the sisters married to king Suddhodana of Kapilavatthu and became the mother ...
LESSON. 1. King Suddhodana and.
i life of the buddha - Urban Dharma
chief was Suddhodana and he had his capital at Kapilavatthu. According to the Theravada tradition, the Buddha was born on the full-moon day of Wesakha (late  ...

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Finding Buddha in South Florida (part I)
His father was King Suddhodana of the Sakya dynasty of the Kshatriya caste of ancient India. Kapilavatthu was the capital city of his kingdom. The Budha's mother, Queen Maya Devi, was on her way to her hometown, Devadaha, when she stopped at Lumbini, ...
L a L una è aperta
Suo padre Suddhodana, re del clan dei Shakya (da cui l'appellativo Shakyamuni, "Il saggio del clan dei Shakya", uno dei tanti conferiti all'Illuminato) e capo della famiglia dei Gautama, gli pose l'augurale nome di Siddharta ("Colui che giunge alla meta").
Siddharta: The musical
Ang banggiitang performer nga si Cerj Michel midala isip King Suddhodana ug nibutyag kini nga nahimo na niya nga kabahin ang Siddhartha sa iyang kinabuhi ilabi na nga dili basta-basta ang training niini nga molungtad og pipila ka buwan. Midala usab ...
Their names ring worldwide
Born at Lumbini (now in Nepal), his father was King Suddhodana, the Chief of the Shakya nation, and his mother Queen Maya, a Koliyan Princess. He was given the name “Siddhartha” or “one who achieves his aim”, and at age 29 left his palace to become an ...
Making of the Buddha
His father, Suddhodana, was the king of the Sakya tribe, who ruled over Kapilavastu in Nepal. His mother Mahamaya died when he was only seven days old. The Sakyas were not Aryan, but of Turanian descent.

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Śuddhodana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Suddhodana (Sanskrit: Śuddhodana; Pali: Suddhōdana; Sinhala: සුද්ධෝදන මහ රජතුමා) was the father of Gautama Buddha. He was a leader of the ...
Family of Gautama Buddha - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Suddhodana was said to be greatly troubled by the departure of his son and is reported in Buddhist scriptures to have sent 10,000 messengers to plead with ...
Suddhodana - Palikanon
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The Life of Buddha: Part One: 1. King Suddhodana And Queen Maya
King Suddhodana reigned in Kapilavastu; he was its brightest ornament. He was kindly and generous, modest and just. He pursued his bravest enemies, and ...
The Life of Buddha: Part Two: 20. The Death of Suddhodana
The Death of Suddhodana. NEAR the city of Vaisali, there was an immense wood that had been presented to the Master, and there he was living when the news ...

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