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The Buddha

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Filmmaker David Grubin presents the story of the Buddha's life and teachings.

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Teachings, part 2

Teachings, part 2

The path to enlightenment is the Middle Way, the Buddha taught.

Enlightenment, part 2

Enlightenment, part 2

Siddhartha sat down in the shade of the Bodhi tree and began to meditate.

Birth & Youth, part 3

Birth & Youth, part 3

Profoundly troubled, Siddhartha was determined to comprehend the nature of suffering.

Seeking, part 3

Seeking, part 3

Siddhartha subjected his body to extremes of hardship and pain.

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The Buddha - Preview

The Buddha - Preview

Airs Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT. Check your local listings.

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Follow the story of the Buddha's life.