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Gautama (Buddha): Prehistory to 1200: South, Central, and West Asia

Siddhartha Gautama the Buddha (Buddha, or “enlightened one,” is a Sanskrit title; Gautama's other epithets include: Bhagawat, Tathagata, Arahant, and Shakyamuni) refers to the historical Buddha, a prominent samana (Pali, ...

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