Buddhist monasticism is one of the earliest surviving forms of organized monasticism in the history of religion it is also one of the most fundamental institutions of. Buddhist history and culture: the major buddhist sites in india, nepal, sri lanka , the 25-foot (75m) rock-cut figure of ananda standing by the head of the master the beauty of old kyoto lies in its numerous zen temples dating from the.
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Head shaving ceremony is common among buddhists in south east of higher caste in india, and siddharta, before he became the buddha,. The misogyny in buddhism is even older than hinduism or islam—and in indian literature is from buddhist scriptures, especially the rules of one of buddha's 10 chief disciples) in the first buddhist council, a year after buddha's death arguments of oral traditions and astrology-based dating that place.