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Daily Quiz | On Buddhism

Daily Quiz | On Buddhism

A quiz to test your knowledge of the Buddha and Buddhism on the occasion of Buddha Purnima that falls on May 16 this year

Daily Quiz | On Buddhism


1. Simple one to begin with. What does ‘Buddha’ mean in Sanskrit and what was the birth name of the individual who propagated the religion known as Buddhism?

Answer :

‘Awakened one’ and Siddhartha Gautama

Daily Quiz | On Buddhism


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