The Buddha

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Historical tale of Gautama Buddha from his initial enlightenment under a fig tree to his death around the age of 80. Original animations help tell Gautama's story, along with testimonies by contemporary Buddhists such as the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, sculptures and paintings.

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Death & Legacy, part 1
04:23 — For decades, the Buddha shared his teachings all across northeastern India.
Death & Legacy, part 2
12:43 — The Buddha prepared to leave the earth forever. He would never be reborn, never die again.
Seeking, part 1
05:49 — Once a great prince, Siddhartha became a beggar, surviving on the charity of strangers.
Teachings, part 3
02:41 — The Buddha's analysis of suffering came to be called The Four Noble Truths.

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  • Premise: Historical tale of Gautama Buddha from his initial enlightenment under a fig tree to his death around the age of 80. Original animations help tell Gautama's story, along with testimonies by contemporary Buddhists such as the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso,… (more)

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