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The Life of the Buddha

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Around 2,500 years ago, a young prince left a life of luxury and set out on a journey through India towards spiritual enlightenment. The philosophy he devised is now followed by over 400 million people. Computer-generated images, expert testimony and the latest archaeological finds combine to dramatise the Buddha's life, while modern Buddhists explain key elements in their search for enlightenment.
Director CliveMaltby; Executive producer Tessa Livingstone Buddhism: Wheel of Time- Storyvilie follows tonight at 9pm on BBC4 and The Buddhists of Suburbia concludes the season on Monday at 11.20pm on BBC2

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The Life of the Buddha

BBC Two England, 23 March 2003 20.00






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