Buddhism is no longer a religion in the mod, it has been divided into 3 sects of VajrayanaMahayana, and Theravada.

Buddhism is not a typical religion, as in that it does not have any deities or gods at all. Buddhist believe that the ultimate goal of Nirvana. They believe in reincarnation. This means that if you don't achieve nirvana in one life time, you will be reborn in another body. Buddhist see the Buddha as a leader that has already achieved Nirvana and stays behind on earth to help more people achieve Nirvana.

Bonuses Edit

  • +3.00 Tolerance of Heretics
  • +1.00 Tolerance of Heathens


Buddhism is in the dharmic religion group, Hindu, Sikh, Jain, and Zunist are considered heretics. Every other religion will be considered heathens.

Buddhism does not possesses personal deities.

Convert to Buddhism Edit


  • Stability at Least 1
  • Is at Peace
  • Any Core Province is Buddhist
  • Religion is Animist
  • Primary Culture is Japanese


  • Religion Changed to Buddhism
  • Lose 4 Stability
  • [Country] gets Resent Conversion for 5 years giving the following effects:
    • +2.00 National unrest
    • +20.0% Stability Cost Modifier