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Suddhodana held a naming ceremony on the fifth day, and invited eight Brahmin scholars to read the future. As was the Shakya tradition, when his mother Queen Maya became pregnant, she left Kapilavastu for her father’s kingdom to give birth. These texts contain descriptions of the culture and daily life of ancient India which can be corroborated from the Jain scripturesand make the Gautama buddha biography pdf download time the earliest period in Indian history for which significant accounts exist.

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