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3. Start Here: Aspects

3.1. Google Translate

3.2. timeline history of India

3.3. color coding

3.3.1. main points

3.3.2. proper nouns

3.3.3. places

3.3.4. time reference

3.3.5. insights and ideas

3.4. Buddhism_Index

3.5. general

3.5.1. Middle Way

3.5.1.1. between...

3.5.1.1.1. the normal human life of...

3.5.1.2. moderate asceticism

3.5.1.2.1. as opposed to...

3.5.1.2.2. how

3.6. nirvana

3.6.1. a happy, friendly state

3.6.1.1. but not...

3.6.1.1.1. an “altered state” of consciousness

3.6.2. not...

3.6.2.1. a paradise

3.6.2.1.1. or...

3.6.2.1.2. later developments in...

3.6.3. extinguishment of desire

3.6.3.1. such a person no longer really...

3.6.3.1.1. performs actions

3.6.4. life after death

3.6.4.1. the question

3.6.4.1.1. ... cannot be answered

3.6.4.1.2. does not contribute to...

3.6.4.2. the most important thing in life

3.6.4.2.1. is to deal with...

3.6.5. Google

3.6.5.1. Google Scholar

3.6.6. Bing Images

3.6.7. Bing Videos

3.6.8. AskJeeves

3.6.9. DuckDuckGo

3.7. influence

3.7.1. popular and influential in...

3.7.1.1. northern India

3.7.2. spreads...

3.7.2.1. outside India

3.7.2.2. to...

3.7.2.3. all Asia

3.7.2.4. and...

3.7.2.5. worldwide

3.8. attitude toward other religions

3.8.1. censures the...

3.8.1.1. Vedas

3.8.1.1.1. and...

3.8.2. considers the...

3.8.2.1. Upanishads

3.8.2.1.1. to be wrong about...

3.8.3. believes that...

3.8.3.1. the religion of...

3.8.3.1.1. Mahavira

3.8.4. agnostic stance on...

3.8.4.1. what might really lie beyond this world

3.8.4.1.1. how

3.8.5. no attempt to change...

3.8.5.1. Indian society

3.8.5.1.1. notwithstanding...

3.8.5.1.2. monasteries

3.9. Jainism compared

3.9.1. how

3.9.1.1. no reliance on...

3.9.1.1.1. gods

3.9.1.1.2. or...

3.9.1.1.3. divine rights

3.9.1.2. both develop...

3.9.1.2.1. monastic institutions

3.9.1.3. quality of doctrines

3.9.1.3.1. Jainism

3.9.1.3.2. Buddhism

3.9.1.4. leaders

3.9.1.4.1. both religions

3.9.1.4.2. Jainism

3.9.1.4.3. Buddhism

3.10. Siddhartha Gautama

3.10.1. later known as...

3.10.1.1. the Buddha

3.10.2. prince of...

3.10.2.1. Shakya

3.10.2.1.1. small oligarchic state

3.10.2.1.2. Google

3.10.2.1.3. Bing Images

3.10.2.1.4. Bing Videos

3.10.2.1.5. AskJeeves

3.10.2.1.6. DuckDuckGo

3.10.3. traditional account of his life

3.10.3.1. conceived when...

3.10.3.1.1. his mother

3.10.3.2. the baby

3.10.3.2.1. is born from...

3.10.3.2.2. immediately stands and announces that...

3.10.3.3. raised in...

3.10.3.3.1. luxury

3.10.4. predictions by seers

3.10.4.1. Gautama

3.10.4.1.1. will...

3.10.5. asceticism

3.10.5.1. abandons...

3.10.5.1.1. meditation

3.10.5.2. takes up...

3.10.5.2.1. severe asceticism

3.10.5.3. concludes after...

3.10.5.3.1. five years

3.10.6. enlightenment

3.10.6.1. is achieved beneath the...

3.10.6.1.1. Bodhi Tree

3.10.6.2. achieves...

3.10.6.2.1. key insights for...

3.10.6.3. his philosophy

3.10.6.3.1. is known as the...

3.10.7. wanderings

3.10.7.1. dresses in...

3.10.7.1.1. a simple yellow robe

3.10.7.2. speaks with everyone

3.10.7.2.1. attracts...

3.10.7.3. teaches many...

3.10.7.3.1. sutra

3.10.8. dies at...

3.10.8.1. age 80

3.10.8.1.1. how

3.10.8.1.2. his body

3.10.8.1.3. the date of his death

3.10.9. Google

3.10.9.1. Google Scholar

3.10.10. Bing Images

3.10.11. Bing Videos

3.10.12. AskJeeves

3.10.13. DuckDuckGo

3.11. Four Noble Truths

3.12. Three Precious Jewels

4. Bing Images

5. Bing Videos

6. AskJeeves

7. DuckDuckGo

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