As with Jesus and Christianity, the Buddha lived as a human long before others created a religion in his name. Both of these great spiritualists had followings of devout people eager to learn their heroes' secrets, but the Christian scriptures weren't codified until at least 70, and likely 100, years after Jesus of Nazareth suffocated on a cross. Siddhartha Gautama also had a group of students willing to go to any lengths to acquire the enlightenment... More >>>