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The Buddha : the story of Siddhartha

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Call number: DVD 294.3 Bu

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Documentary.

"Produced in conjunction with the exhibition, Pilgrimage and Buddhist Art, organized by Asia Society Museum, New York."

Birth -- Siddhartha -- Leaving the palace -- Reincarnation -- Asceticism -- A childhood memory -- Enlightenment -- The first teaching -- The four noble truths -- The sangha -- Meditation -- Teachings -- Miracles -- Death of the Buddha.

Special features: Interview with David Grubin -- Interview with His Holiness the Dalai Lama -- Making animation for The Buddha -- Buddhist pilgrimage sites.

Narrators, Richard Gere, Blair Brown ; participants, W.S. Merwin, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Mark Epstein, Robert Tenzin Thurman.

Recounts the life of the Buddha and presents the tenets of Buddhism.

DVD; NTSC, Region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.

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