The Buddha's path to Enlightenment
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Life of Buddha and his birth he was born a prince named Siddhartha Gautama around 563 B.C Siddhartha's dad wants him to be the king and he wants him to ruler
Protected Prince Siddhartha grew up in a life of luxury w/out experiencing pain or sadness. As a young man he got married. The prince never saw anyone who was poor and sick.
Four passing sights Legends say when he is 29 he will ride out of the castle without any guards or anyone knowing. He saw a old man,a homeless man, and people l
Search for truth path to self denial Once protected prince searched for the truth about life suffering and death. They taught him that life was an endless cycle of birth.
Great Enlightenment Siddhartha renewed his search. He understood the cycle of birth,death, and rebirth. Siddhartha meditated there for 49 days. Legends say that he was visited by Mara.
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