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Buddha, meaning "Awakened one" or "Enlightened One", may refer to:

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BuddhismEdit

Other BuddhasEdit

Other figures considered to be Buddhas by various Buddhist groups include:

  • Budai, the Laughing Buddha, a figure in traditional Chinese culture
  • Adi-Buddha, the primordial Buddha
  • Akshobhya, one of the Five Wisdom Buddhas of the Vajrayana tradition of Buddhism; lord of the Eastern Pure Land Abhirati
  • Amitābha, one of the Five Wisdom Buddhas of the Vajrayana tradition of Buddhism; principal Buddha of the Pure Land sect
  • Amoghasiddhi, one of the Five Wisdom Buddhas of the Vajrayana tradition of Buddhism
  • Dipankara, First Buddha of the current world age
  • Tonpa Shenrab, Buddha of the Bön religion
  • Ratnasambhava, one of the Five Wisdom Buddhas of the Vajrayana tradition of Buddhism
  • Vairocana, one of the Five Wisdom Buddhas of the Vajrayana tradition of Buddhism; embodiment of Dharmakaya

HinduismEdit

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Military usageEdit

Other usageEdit

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