A Buddha statue in
Kivas Fajo's collection Buddhism was an Earth religion revolving around Buddhas. Buddhist monks were known as lamas. ( : " ENT ")
When transported to a new planet to escape the destruction of
World War III, the residents of New Eden were unsure of which religion the Red angel came from, and so adopted a new faith made of many, which included Buddhism. ( : " DIS "
A well-known popular superstition was that
pat the belly of a Buddha statue might bring one good luck. ( : " ENT ")
The Andorian Incident Jack, a youth from Carbon Creek, Pennsylvania, told T'Mir that in Tibet the Buddhist monks meditated every day. ( : " ENT ")
visiting Earth during the mid- 22nd century, Doctor Phlox attempted to familiarize himself with the planet's religions. He spent two weeks at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery learning to sing a tri chord. ( : " ENT ")
The Laughing Buddha statue that is typically rubbed for good luck, mentioned in : " ENT ", represents not The Andorian Incident Gautama Buddha, the religion's founder, but rather Budai, the "future Buddha", Gautama's projected successor.
The residents of New Eden included Buddhism in their new faith despite the fact it does not contain any dieties or angelic figures.
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