During the 600 BCE to 600 CE period, religions started to become more well known. New religions started to emerge and spread throughout Eurasia. In Southeastern and Western Eurasia, new religions such as Buddhism and Confucianism started to spread and become more common within this time period. Throughout 600 BCE to 600 CE, the spread […]

Many tales begin with Ashoka the ruthless leader who had killed dozens of people including his own family to seize the throne. From those ruthless beginnings he became a king that was very wise and just. Third century B.C.E King Ashoka had seized much of the Indian subcontinent. He had successfully spread Buddhism throughout during […]

The Buddha and the Spread of Enlightenment Buddha is a Buddhist term to describe someone who has reached enlightenment. This term is most commonly used to describe Gautama Buddha or the Buddha. Gautama Buddha was born with the name Siddhartha Gautama in a town called Lumbini that is in, what is now Nepal. He spent […]

During the 5th century B.C.E, a new way of lifetime designed and flourished in northeastern India, a single of the three most main prevalent religions. Buddhism was uncovered and produced by Siddhartha Gautama, a previous Hindu, upon acknowledging the frequent struggles and sufferings in daily life. Also acknowledged as Buddha Shakyamuni, or The Buddha, he […]