Siddharta starved himself and grew exhausted as he meditated hours a day, searching for an answer to enlightenment. He experienced the opposite of the life he had. Despite his efforts, he still hadn't thought of an answer. After a while, a woman called sujata offered him food as he grew too hungry.
While he was meditating under the Bodhi tree, Mara, and demon arrives to distract him. He was tempted with beautiful women and threatened him with evil monsters. Mara demanded to know what authority a mere human had to seek enlightenment. he placed his hand on the ground, and the earth replied "I bear witness".Then just like that Mara disappeared.