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Born in Lumbini (present day Nepal) in the clan of the Shakya, he spent the majority of his adult life in modern day Nepal and India, attaining enlightenment under the Bodhi tree at Bodh Gaya.
His father name was Śuddhodana.
his mother name was queen Maya.
He was called Siddhartha Gautama in his childhood.
Lumbini Province, Nepal
When was Buddha born?Siddhartha Gautama, the Lord Buddha, was born in 623 B.C.
Gautama Buddha (also Siddhārtha Gautama or (Pali) Siddhattha Gotama; Shakyamuni or (Pali) Sakkamuni; and The Buddha) was an ascetic and spiritual teacher of South Asia who lived during the latter half of the first millennium BCE.