Birth & Youth, part 1
Twenty-five hundred years ago, a child was born who was to become the Buddha.
Birth & Youth, part 2
Siddhartha Gautama was the son of a king raised in a palace with every imaginable luxury.
Birth & Youth, part 3
Profoundly troubled, Siddhartha was determined to comprehend the nature of suffering.
A devoted gathering of monks formed around the Buddha at Sarnath.
Compassion stirred the Buddha to send his monks out into the community.
Death & Legacy, part 1
For decades, the Buddha shared his teachings all across northeastern India.