My Indian Culture: Buddhism – A Religion of India

Buddhism as a way of life was adopted by several rulers of the Indian subcontinent. Large institutions and religious centres were established with this patronage. Several years after the Buddha’s death two major branches of Buddhist thought emerged: one called Hinayana, the little vehicle, and the other Mahayana, the great vehicle that carries one to salvation.

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