Buddha and Religions

Buddha and Religions Buddha is seen as the founder of Buddhism. Buddha also occurs in Hinduism as Vishnu Avatar 9, as one of 7 Wise Men, 9 VAsudevas Taoism as one of 64 Patriarchs Manichaeanism as one of the emeanatons of the Mind of Light Mandaeism via Buddhasp Bahai as one of 9 Manifestations There are strands within Taoism that place the school of Buddha Sakyamuni in a much larger lineage of 64 Patriarchs which began in China, went to India and then returned to China.