Richard Gere narrates the documentary which telling the story of the Buddha, a mysterious Indian sage who famously gained enlightenment while he sat under a large, shapely fig tree. Discover the Buddha's journey, hear insights into the ancient narrative by contemporary Buddhists and learn how to incorporate the Buddha's teachings on compassion and mindfulness into daily life.

Aired: 4/8/2010 | 1:51:47 | Expires: 4/7/2020