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The Buddha

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Two and a half millennia ago, a new religion was born in northern India, generated from the ideas of a single man, the Buddha. Follow the story of his life, a journey especially relevant in our own bewildering times of violent change and spiritual confusion.

Aired: 02/19/10

Rating: NR

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Major funding provided by: National Endowment for the Humanities, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation. Additional funding provided by: the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations, the Shinnyo-en Foundation, the Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation and the Bumper Foundation.