Siddartha Gautama , A Hindu prince was born in Nepal 563 bc. Not long after he was born, His father went to see a fortune teller. He predicts that The prince will either become a King or religious teacher.
I can't breath I have to keep on going
The prince was rasied in wealth and luxury.As he grew his father protected him from all unpleasent. As he was young he married and had a child. He had everything a person could want
I can't let him win
One day He rode alone and saw the unpleasant sights his father tried to protect him from. He saw and old man leaning on a cane,a sick old man,and a dead man whose family was crying over him. The last sight he saw was a satisfied , religious man. After he saw those sights he ran away into the forest to live a simple life.
You don't have to starve yourself for religion there is more ways to reach enlightment
He decides to become an ascetic to live a simple life of self denial.he was so skinny and fainted he realized that this wasn't the life for him so he descided to eat but they abandoned him so he decided to medatate.
When he went to meditate he went under a bodhi tree and meditated for 49 days. While he sat there A God of death and desire tried to convince him to stop by giving him wealth bu he turned it down and then got stone thrown at him .He saw his past lives and now knew what he had to do. He finally reached enlightenment in a new way. He Became Buddha
After he decided to come back and teach people that there is more ways to reach enlightment. Soon after He saw the people who abandoned him and taught them they don't need to starve themselves of self denial after all.