Born a king in Nepal in 563 BC. Siddhartha's father meets with a fortune teller and he says "Siddhartha will be a great king, or a religious Leader" Siddhartha's Father, of course, he wanted him to be a king
Born living a life of luxury. He never experienced sadness or pain. Siddhartha was married with his wife and a son. He had anything ever one could ever want.
When Siddhartha was about 29 he was riding when he saw four sites. A old man on a stick, A man who had died. Then he realized that life wasn't a perfect place like he thought. Then he saw a holy man and he wanted to be as peaceful and calm as him
Siddhartha wanted to be just like this holy man so he went to do religious acts Siddhartha wanted to go into the path of self denial, which meant he had no pleasure and barely any food.
Five years passed and Siddhartha's body was getting very weak, so he fainted. His team of other self denial people deiced to test Siddhartha and offering him food and , of course, Siddhartha took the deal. Therefore, he was abandoned from self deinal group
One day Siddhartha got under a fig tree to meditate. he meditated for 49 days. Siddhartha was so deep in meditation that he saw his past lives and understood the cycle of life. he had achieved enlightenment. He was known as The Buddha because he taught everyone that the way to enlightment was to live in the middle