‘Buddha offers fruit to the devil’ from 14th century Persian manuscript ‘The Jāmiʿ al-tawārīkh’ (Compendium of Chronicles).

Ancient Persian Inscriptions Link a Babylonian King to the Man Who Became Buddha

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Dramatic evidence has revealed the presence of Siddhartha Gautama, the man who became Buddha, as far west as Persia. Family seals and records found at Persepolis, the ancient capital of the fourth Persian Emperor, Darius the Great, have been identified and associated with the names of Siddhartha Gautama and his father, Suddhodana Gautama.  

The Persepolis Seals identified royals and other important personages within the Persian ruling sphere. Guatama was the name of the royal family of the Saka kingdom.

Analysis of Seals PFS 79, PFS 796 and PF 250 found among the collection of important seals in Persepolis, the Persian capital of Emperor Darius I, are purported to be the Gautama family according to an interpretation by Dr. Ranajit Pal ( The Dawn of Religions in Afghanistan-Seistan-Gandhara and the Personal Seals of Gotama Buddha and Zoroaster, published in Mithras Reader: An Academic and Religious Journal of Greek, Roman and Persian Studies. Vol. III, London, 2010, pg. 62).

The family crest bore the etching of a crown-headed king flanked by two totems, each a standing bird-headed winged lion. The Seal of Sedda depiction of a Sramana (Persepolis Seal PFS 79), a Lion-Sun shaman, is based on information gathered from a number of other seals the name refers to Sedda Arta (Siddhartha), i.e., Siddha (Liberator of) and Arta (Universal Truth).

Persepolis Seal PFS 79 and outline. Seal of Seddha, standing ruler flanked by bird-headed Arya-Sramana priests of Indus-Vedic tradition, linked to Saka tribe (Scythians) royal family of King Suddhodana Gautama, and his son-prince Siddhartha. Seal art courtesy of Oriental Institute, Chicago.

Persepolis Seal PFS 79 and outline. Seal of Seddha, standing ruler flanked by bird-headed Arya-Sramana priests of Indus-Vedic tradition, linked to Saka tribe (Scythians) royal family of King Suddhodana Gautama, and his son-prince Siddhartha. Seal art courtesy of Oriental Institute, Chicago.

The twin guardians each had the body of lion and the head and wings of a mythic sunbird (i.e., Egyptian Sun-bearing falcon). The lion and falcon-gryphon motifs represented a pair of Sramana shamans. Therefore, the family seal associated with Gautama, described a royal person of the Arya-Vedic tradition.

A similar image of Buddhist iconography shows a Buddha seated on a “lion-throne” under a bejeweled tree with cosmic aides at his side. The Buddhist montage declares his enlightenment under the cosmic Sacred Tree of Illumination.

Possibly a modification of his family seal designed to reflect his new teachings, once Siddhartha Gautama achieves enlightenment this Buddhist emblem comes to represent him seated on the lion-throne under the sacred cosmic tree flanked by two celestial Bodhisattva.

Possibly a modification of his family seal designed to reflect his new teachings, once Siddhartha Gautama achieves enlightenment this Buddhist emblem comes to represent him seated on the lion-throne under the sacred cosmic tree flanked by two celestial Bodhisattva.

What would the family crest of the Gautama family be doing in Persia? Was Siddhartha Gautama connected to the Persian Empire?

The inscriptions of Darius the Great (Per. Darayavaush), the Persian emperor for thirty-five years, boast that the Zoroastrian God Assura Mazda (Per. Ahura Mazda ) chose him to take the throne (in 522 BCE) from a usurper named “Gaumâta.” Darius shrouds the short-lived reign of his predecessor in a power struggle involving deceit, conspiracy, murder, and the prize of the Persian throne. He characterizes “Gaumâta” as an opportunist who illegally grabbed the throne in Babylon while the sitting Persian Emperor Kambujiya was away in Egypt.

Relief carving of Darius the Great

Relief carving of Darius the Great ( Iran Chamber )

Written in Cuneiform Script on tablets at Mount Bisutun (aka Behistun) in three different languages: Old Persian, Elamite and Babylonian (a form of Akkadian), the Bisutun Inscriptions may have echoed the name of Siddhartha Gautama, the man who became the Buddha, in the name of a little known King of Babylon.

The inscriptions refer to a religious figure named “Gaumâta,” from whom the Achaemenid Persian Emperor, Darius the Great, seized the throne in Babylon. Darius painted “Gaumâta” an imposter and illegal ruler, although the description does not seem to fit the highly educated and beloved leader. Darius identified him as a Magi (practitioner of esoteric knowledge), and sardonically labeled him as a “stargazer.” If the name “Gaumâta” referred to Siddhartha Gautama, this reference would mean that he held a key leadership position in the Magi Order. Moreover, as the headquarters of the Magi was in the temple complex of Esagila, home of the ziggurat tower dubbed “House of the Raised Head,” the designation of “stargazer” suggests that Gautama was involved with Babylon’s star observatory.

Could it be that Siddhartha Gautama was the mysterious King “Gaumâta”?

During lifetime of Buddha (b. 563 - d. 483 BCE) when the Persian Empire stretched from Egypt to the Indus, Darius the Great comes to power by overthrowing the stargazer-Magus "Gaumata" in Babylon about whom his Bisutun Inscriptions claim: "he seized the kingdom on July 1, 522 BCE. Then I prayed to Ahuramazda and slew him." Image of Darius reasserting Persian domination stomps on "rebels" with inscriptions etched below.

During lifetime of Buddha (b. 563 - d. 483 BCE) when the Persian Empire stretched from Egypt to the Indus, Darius the Great comes to power by overthrowing the stargazer-Magus "Gaumata" in Babylon about whom his Bisutun Inscriptions claim: "he seized the kingdom on July 1, 522 BCE. Then I prayed to Ahuramazda and slew him." Image of Darius reasserting Persian domination stomps on "rebels" with inscriptions etched below.

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Buddha is a Bulgarian name meaning Awaken.
Darius is a Bulgarian name meaning Given by God Ra AllFather of Ancient Bulgarians as a gift.
Subodana is a Bulgarian name meaning the Free One.
Saka is a Bulgarian name meaning The Willing People.
Persia is a Bulgarian name meaning Parsa = Tax Paying as Persia was a state of tax paying rulers to a central king.

Whats your point? :)

Can you quote me some Shakespeare in the original Bulgarian?

This comment made my day. :D

 

It is considered that Shakespeare had used 24000 words in his work.
By comparison the Bulgarian writer and poet Ivan Vazov used 100 000 words.

How's that for some Shakespeare, and your point was?

apple dictionary:
Bulgaria |ˌbəlˈge(ə)rēə|
Part of the Ottoman Empire from the 14th century, Bulgaria remained under Turkish rule until the late 19th century, becoming independent in 1908. A communist state was set up by the former Soviet Union after World War II, and a multiparty democratic system was introduced in 1989. Bulgaria joined NATO in 2004 and became a member of the EU in 2007.
a member of a Slavic people who settled in what is now Bulgaria in the 7th century.
Did you know anything about slavic people or slavery?

Slavyans are but Ancient Bulgarians and their naming means People Glorifying (Slav) the Sky Light (Yan). Bulgarians are the first human beings on earth the People of Bal God Sun The Son and Ra God AllFather and Ma Godess of Matter and Nature. BalGaRians. Ancient Bulgarians were all Buddhas, enlightened and wise human beings.

Ok, so the bulgarians was the first humans (big nationalist LOL)... but how abouth the Bulgarian state in the Krimerian and nord caspian sea ? when this state was on his feet, the slavic hords are not even mentioned nowere in history. how is that ? ... as we know, ths slav = slave it`s an latin name.
the Bal-Gar name: Bal = Left / Gar =peoples . and the bulgars are salvic only from ciril and method, before them, the bulgars was a schitian tribe, just like the other 107 tribes of the schitians.

With all respect to the great Bogumils, the great Bulgarian Masters like Deunov and Aivanhov and their tradition, I must remind you that the ancestors of the Bulgarians were not Bulgarians. You are mixing up facts and pride has never helped anyone to gain real understandin and wisdom. All slavic people have the same ancestors - the Sumerians. So what you think is Bulgarian, is in fact Sumerian. Did you know for example that the Hungarian language has about 605 in common with ancient Sumerian? Even the Germanic languages show the great influence of the Sumerian and Akkadian culture - in language and tradition. Akkadian was a later form of Sumerian, as well Babylonian. But same roots. That explains the meaning of Bulgarian words! Persian is as well a later form of Sumerian. You see? Sumerians were the ones who brought culture to this planet, not Bulgarians or any other nation. Even the Indus Culture (India) is a colony of the Sumerian Empire, founded by the Akkadian Princess Tautana who had to flee Akkad with her people. Do research and stop promoting nationalism. We are one family, live on one Earth and share the same history ... Namaste

It´s not 605, it´s 60% of the Hungarian language.......

I like very much your comment as long it is the best ways to make people understand their history, which btw today it not anymore relevant in the vision of Corporatism globalisation, for just one urpose ; enslave all the people

Hi Alex, the idea of a NWO: total enslavement of all people is NOT the same as ONENESS in spirit and soul! We all share the same history and live on the same planet, so we should focus on what we have in common and not what separates us. No matter where a person lives, what he needs is peace, harmony, friends, a place to live that is his own, a creative work, good quality food, pure drinking water... we do NOT need MONEY to be happy.. And if someone calls water "wasser" or "eau" or "jal" doesn´t matter.. it´s the same water.. THAT`s what people need to understand and stop promoting nationalism and division. Because that exactly supports the evil-minded people in their vision to enslave the whole planet by their old philosophy of "divide and conquer". So yes, traditions are beautiful and should be continued but not to separate one people from another butto show the beauty and diversity of human creativity and art... TOGETHER we can win back this planet and everything we need to be happy - divined we will lose.. It´s as simple as that..

divided.... not divined ;)

Avesta is even Persian Word,
Darius the Great ruled on 46% of World population and Bulgaria was one of His vessel ,just search the map of Persian Empire and Heroudot note about tribute that send from vessels

I wonder if the name "Buddha" isn't just a form of the name "Bardiya," (also rendered as 'Pirtiya' in Elamite, 'Bardiya' in Old Persian, and 'Barziya' in Akkadian) which itself could be a corruption of the Greek "Perseus" (It wouldn't surprise me to find that Cyrus named one of his sons after the "Greek" figure whom the Persians claim descent from.). Gaumata was said, (By Darius, who had reason to say so) to have been an "impersonator" of Bardiya.

The icon of the "divine" king between the "gryphons" brings to mind YHWH between the "cherubs," and strengthens my theory that the Magi priesthood, originates with the priesthood of Micah from the Hebrew Scriptures. I find the connections between the religion of the Buddha, with that of the Magi, to be very intriguing indeed.

See https://historyancientphilsophy.wordpress.com/2014/07/15/were-the-new-te...

See https://www.academia.edu/4457555/Perseus_a_Danaan_Moses_Part_2_

Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama,[note 3] Shakyamuni,[note 4] or simply the Buddha - after wikipedia. sooo, it is nothing new to me, but i`m happy for that this fact finaly reveled. Shakyamuni = kings of the Saka (the saka/schitian tribe).

I have proven that Spitak Spitman (stepson of Cyrus and regent to Baktria and derbiker) has been both Zoroaster Spitman and Gautama Buddha. He was from Mad (west of Iran).

Buddha (name) is like Bardia(Guaumata)  ,Bardia is an Iranian name,Buddhism is like Zoroastrianism in many ways, So it can be very possible that Buddha was Iranian.

 

Ketesyas says the ruler of Darbykans (Daris?) armies had elephantidae and indies. witch anther Where names him Spitak adopted son of Cyrus. And Gaumata (Spandata) has ruled in [Dari language] Balkh/Baktria, before than had been Cambyses deputy. The name of Balkh (Bahlakeh) in Sanskrit language is synonymous with Nepal i Tibetian (meaning Holy Land) and it means splendor plain . According Ketesyas Bardias (Gaumata Bardias?) mother, Amitis was dotter of Astyag(the king of the Medes) . And in another place says she was mother of Spitak Spitman. He is Zoroashtra Spitman according Herzfeld.

in the book Avesta mentions Baoda which means enlightened, so the Buddha and Baoda are the same words. I have read about Buddhism and in more than 10 years I have done research in the Avesta. I have found out that Buddhism is a deepening of Zoroastrianism.

Buddha in variants Bu-uza and Bhu-uddha means in Avesta and Sanskrit, the mighty, and it is synonymous with Bardia.

I have also read a theory that says Zoroastrianism began with a people ejected from India. The battle for supremacy forced these people out of India. Ahura Mazda was not the original god but added later when the female god was replaced. Female gods are typical in a new culture striving to include fertile women. Perhaps the Zoroastrians were primarily intellectuals who were ousted from India and then again lost to another violent upstart in their relocated territory.

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hi

Persian = the name of Iran
Bulgaria = name of one of the Achaemenid satrap

 

Buddha was not Indian in order to prove what sir, that everything came from white people, for your information I want to tell you that indus valley civilization was so big that it could encompas 4 babylon it stretched from Afghanistan to kanyakumari. Do you known how much big civilization that is. your saying that a civilization that big has no linguistics of its own, culture of its own and religion. isn't that funny a small civilization like Babylonian can have it and a big civilization like Indus doesn't have anything of its own. You white people neglect history or contribution of people other than yours. Today Buddha is not ours and tomorrow you would say their isn't a civilization called Indus valley civilization that Europeans moved there. We are not idiots to believe in everything. After many hundreds years of cruelty you people done to others. You white people are doing the same till now. You people will never change and distort other people's history to suit yours at least change now.

Gee Chill out and read the first paragraph of the article. No one is trying to take anything away from anyone. Would you have liked it better is the Seals were never transcribed?
That would be the equivalent of digging a hole in the ground and inserting your head. Grow up.

A glimpse into the 'history' of Lord Buddha, via the Vedas.

"In the following material, we will look at the evidence that seems to indicate that there was first the Avatara Buddha, the incarnation of Lord Vishnu who appeared near 1800 BCE, and then there was another person who became known as Gautama called Buddha, born around 560 BCE." (-Stephen Knapp)

<a href="https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&amp;rct=j&amp;q=&amp;esrc=s&amp;source=w... rel="nofollow">Were There Two Buddhas?</a>

"Buddha" is not a name, it is a title meaning "awakened". In Buddhist sutras there are countless Buddhas throughout the infinite worlds of the cosmos that arise in time to guide sentient beings away from ignorance and suffering, towards enlightenment and liberation. There are specific past and future Buddhas of this world mentioned by name in many sutras. It is also Buddhist doctrine that all beings are truly Buddhas, and that all things abide in Buddha Nature (Dharma), but that they must realize it themselves in order to be liberated from suffering and the wheel of birth and death (Samsara).

Gomata was not killed as he was a descendent of Zoroaster whole or part of the tribe was transplanted family was sent to India Shadodan was Indian born

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