Updated: 3/3/2021

Storyboard Text

  • Life in the Palace
  • Princess Yasodhara
  • Prince Siddhartha 
  • The Four Sights
  • Renunciation
  • Prince Siddhartha 
  • When the price was 16 he married the princess. They built 3 castles and had a lavish lifestyle.
  • Enlightenment
  • The prince got bored with the palace life so he went out to see the world 4 times. The first 3 times he saw death and sickness. On the 4th time he saw a monk who gave up all his belongings and the price thought that he wanted to be like the monk.
  • The Buddha Teaches
  • The prince became a monk and only ate roots, leaves, and fruits. Sometimes he didn’t eat anything.
  • The Last Years
  • While on a deep meditation he was temped by an evil person. When he was finally done being tempted he realized the cause of suffering and how to get rid of it. He then became Shakyamuni Buddha.
  • Shakyamuni Buddha and his followers thought his teaching all around and they helped everybody. The Buddha never yelled at people. He was a very patient person.
  • Shakyamuni Buddha died when he was 80. Buddhism was still thought and many people have been Buddha.