Examples from the Web for buddhism
When Vreeland first converted to Buddhism, the world he joined was completely sealed.
Some streams of Buddhism have the trappings of worship, rituals, and semi-divine beings, but others do not.
Then again, is Buddhism even a “religion” as Westerners understand it?
This being my first introduction to Buddhism, I was skeptical.
Levine had been in and around AA for more than a decade when he began merging Buddhism with the 12-step teachings.
Buddhism, although, tolerant of heresy, has ever been vehement in its persecution of schism.
Buddhism in Magadha never recovered from this blow; it lingered in obscurity for a while and then vanished.
Buddhism, then, may claim a higher antiquity than Brahminism under the two following conditions.The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies|Robert Gordon Latham
Yet Buddhism, especially Lamaism, acquired a new political importance.
With the exile of Buddhism to the mountains several results ensued.Korean Buddhism|Frederick Starr
British Dictionary definitions for buddhism
Derived FormsBuddhist, noun, adjective
Culture definitions for buddhism
A religion, founded by the Buddha, that emphasizes physical and spiritual discipline as a means of liberation from the physical world. The goal for the Buddhist is to attain nirvana, a state of complete peace in which one is free from the distractions of desire and self-consciousness. Buddhists are found in the greatest numbers in eastern Asia.