Where did Gautama Buddha live?

in southern India
in northwestern India
in northeastern India
in Ceylon
The evidence of the early texts suggests that Sid­dhartha Gautama was born on the pe­riph­ery, both ge­o­graph­i­cal­ly and cul­tur­al­ly, of the north­east­ern Indian sub­con­ti­nen­t. It was either a small re­pub­lic, in which case his father was an elected chief­tain, or an oli­garchy, in which case his father was an oli­garch. Ac­cord­ing to the Ther­ava­da Trip­i­ta­ka scrip­tures, Gautama was born in Lumbini in mod­ern-­day Nepal.

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in southern India
in northwestern India
in northeastern India
in Ceylon
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flagIndia
10%
10%
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12%
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flagAustralia
9%
9%
54%
27%
11
flagthe United Arab Emirates
8%
25%
50%
16%
12
flagItaly
8%
8%
50%
33%
12
flagthe United States
18%
18%
47%
13%
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flagGermany
12%
22%
47%
16%
71
flagCanada
9%
27%
45%
18%
11
flagthe United Kingdom
16%
12%
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126
flagNorway
15%
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20
flagPoland
18%
19%
38%
22%
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flagDenmark
18%
27%
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18%
11
flagthe Netherlands
0%
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14
flagFrance
17%
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17
flagRepublic of Ireland
35%
28%
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14
flagUnknown
35%
32%
17%
14%
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Gender

men43%
women35%
in southern India
15%
17%
in northwestern India
18%
20%
in northeastern India
43%
35%
in Ceylon
22%
26%

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