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Buddha (c. 463–c. 383 BCE)

  • By: Leo D. Lefebure
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

Religious leader and founder of the Buddhist tradition

The term Buddha refers to a fully awakened and enlightened being. According to the Buddhist tradition, there have been many such beings, but the term most commonly refers to Siddhartha ...

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