Buddhism questions This is a list of recently added questions about Buddhism. Where are the Pak Ou Caves located?In Laos. Pak Ou Caves are a group of two caves on the west side of the Mekong river, 25 km to the north of Luang Prabang in Laos. The caves are noted for their miniature Buddha sculptures. Hundreds of very small and mostly damaged wooden Buddhist figures are laid out over the wall shelves. They take many different positions, including meditation, teaching, peace, rain, and reclining (nirvana).Created by: Tschukavery hard 35% in Laosin Laos32in Vietnamin Vietnam13in Cambodiain Cambodia31in Myanmarin Myanmar14caves riddles » Who was Siddhārtha Gautama's wife?Yasodharā . Yaśodharā was the wife of Siddhārtha Gautama, later known as Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism. Their marriage was arranged by his father, when they were both 16. At the age of 29, Yasodharā gave birth to their only child, a boy named Rāhula. The future Buddha left their Palace seven days after to seek enlightenment.Created by: Ninjaivery hard 39% he didn't have a wifehe didn't have a wife37ĀnandaĀnanda16Yasodharā Yasodharā 51MahapajapatiMahapajapati26India riddles » This breed of dog is associated with ...Dalai Lama. The Lhasa Apso is a non-sporting dog breed originating in Tibet. It was bred as an interior sentinel in the Buddhist monasteries, to alert the monks to any intruders who entered. Lhasa is the capital city of Tibet, and apso is a word in the Tibetan language meaning "bearded", so, Lhasa Apso simply means "long-haired Lhasa dog". Created by: Tschukahard 50% Theodore D. RooseveltTheodore D. Roosevelt604Dalai LamaDalai Lama1231Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein138Salvador DaliSalvador Dali450Tibet riddles » Which founder of a religion abdicated the royal throne?Siddartha Gautama. According to tradition, Siddartha Gautama was a son of King Suddhodana, who was an elected leader of the Shakya people. The Śākyas formed an independent republican state, with the capital of Kapilavastu in present-day Nepal. As Gautama Buddha founded a new religion and abdicated the throne, so the lineage continued with his brother Rahula.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 42% Siddartha GautamaSiddartha Gautama3482ZoroasterZoroaster1506LaoziLaozi639MuhhamadMuhhamad2513Buddha riddles » Which religion did the young Gautama Buddha learn?None. By tradition, Gautama Buddha is said to have been destined by birth to the life of a prince. His father, wishing for his son to be a great king, shielded him from religious teachings and from knowledge of human suffering. Gautama first met an ascetic man and learned about religion when he left his home at the age of 29.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 32% nonenone1859YainismYainism443ShikhismShikhism1187HinduismHinduism2230religions riddles » Where did Gautama Buddha live?In northeastern India. The evidence of the early texts suggests that Siddhartha Gautama was born on the periphery, both geographically and culturally, of the northeastern Indian subcontinent. It was either a small republic, in which case his father was an elected chieftain, or an oligarchy, in which case his father was an oligarch. According to the Theravada Tripitaka scriptures, Gautama was born in Lumbini in modern-day Nepal.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 39% in southern Indiain southern India1528in northwestern Indiain northwestern India1679in northeastern Indiain northeastern India3235in Sri Lankain Sri Lanka1746religions riddles » When did Gautama Buddha live?Around 500-400 BC. The times of Gautama's birth and death are uncertain. At a symposium on this question held in 1988, the majority of those who presented definite opinions gave dates within 20 years either side of 400 BCE for the Buddha's death. Created by: globalquiz.orghard 48% around 1000-900 BCaround 1000-900 BC1609around 500-400 BCaround 500-400 BC4320227-273 AD227-273 AD1546around 600 ADaround 600 AD1390history of India riddles » In which country do practicing Buddhists constitute the largest part of population?In Thailand. It is estimated that 93% of the population in Thailand and Cambodia are practicing Buddhists. There are also a lot of practicing Buddhists in Burma, Bhutan, Laos and Sri Lanka, while only 36% in Japan and 9% in Nepal.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 50% in Japanin Japan709in Nepalin Nepal5756in Thailandin Thailand8853in Indiain India2305Thailand riddles » What are the holes in this Buddha statue for?Windows. The Laykyun Setkyar in Myanmar is the second tallest statue in the world at 116 meters (381 ft), plus 13.5 m (44 ft) for the throne. All top three tallest statues in the world depict Buddha.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% Places to put giftsPlaces to put gifts1859WindowsWindows8849Bird's nestsBird's nests2618Acupuncture pointsAcupuncture points1867monuments riddles » Play religions quiz and see all the questions.