Birth & Youth (Part 3)
Profoundly troubled, Siddhartha was determined to comprehend the nature of suffering.
Birth & Youth (Part 1)
Twenty-five hundred years ago, a child was born who was to become the Buddha.
Filmmaker David Grubin presents the story of the Buddha's life and teachings.
Birth & Youth, part 2
Siddhartha Gautama was the son of a king raised in a palace with every imaginable luxury.
A devoted gathering of monks formed around the Buddha at Sarnath.
Compassion stirred the Buddha to send his monks out into the community.
The Buddha prepared to leave the earth forever. He would never be reborn, never die again.
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