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Buddhism, Buddha, Theravada, Watt Munisotaram
This Buddha is the Buddha who has yet to come to earth. Known as Maitreya in Sanskrit and Metteyya in Pali, this Buddha is regarded as a bodhisattva who will appear on Earth in the future, achieve complete enlightenment, and teach the pure dharma. According to scriptures, Maitreya will be a successor to the present Buddha, Gautama Buddha.
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Will Yetvin, “Metteyya Buddha,” Religions in Minnesota, accessed January 27, 2023, https://religionsmn.carleton.edu/items/show/4572.