Skip to Content


  Religion & Spirituality: Buddhism: History

History (Subscribe)

Categories

India (4)
China (6)

Links

Timeline of Buddhist History

http://www.buddhanet.net/e-learning/history/timelines.htm

From the 6th Century B.C.E. ( - 120) to the 20th Century (2444-2544).

Review It Rate It Bookmark It

The Buddhist History of Muktinath /Chumig Gyatsa

http://www.muktinath.org/muktinath/

Information about the Hindu and Buddhist ancient pilgrimage site, Muktinath, on the Annapurna trekking route in Nepal, includes pictures, news and related links.

Review It Rate It Bookmark It

History of Buddhism

http://webspace.ship.edu/cgboer/buddhahist.html

Overview of the history of Buddhism and the formation of the principal schools of Buddhism.

Review It Rate It Bookmark It

Buddhist Councils

http://www.urbandharma.org/udharma/councils.html

History of the Buddhist councils, which have been periodically convened since the Buddha's death, primarily for the purpose of ensuring the accuracy of the record of the Buddha's teachings.

Review It Rate It Bookmark It

Buddhist and Islam

http://www.berzinarchives.com/e-books/historic_interaction_buddhist_islamic/history_cultures_03.html

The historical interaction between the Buddhist and Islamic cultures before the Mongol Empire.

Review It Rate It Bookmark It

Buddhism on the Silk Road

http://www.silk-road.com/artl/buddhism.shtml

The civilizations which flourished along the Silk Road in the first millennium CE were open to cultural and religious influences from both East and West. Many religions, including Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam, Zoroastrianism and Manichaeism, gained new followers. But it was Buddhism, travelling the trade routes of the Silk Road, which became the common factor uniting the different peoples of the Silk Road.

Review It Rate It Bookmark It