Originally Posted by esophea
According to the ways Buddha achieved Nirvana we can realize that he himself was the one who achieved it, but this does not mean that he was a son of any gods like in the history of Christianity. The history of Buddhism is believable. On one hand, Buddha was a human being like us, and he did not claim to be a god nor did he work miracles. Thus, he is a savior; in other words, he is a key for people, especially Buddhists, to reach Nirvana or Enlightenment, a place or state of liberation and freedom from the world of pain and sorrow and escape from suffering.