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On a full-moon day in May, he sat under the Bodhi tree in deep meditation and said.
"I will not leave this spot until I find an end to suffering." During the night, he was visited by Mara, the evil one, who tried to tempt him away from his virtuous path.
His father was King Suddhodana and his mother was Queen Maya.
Soon after Prince Siddhartha was born, the wise men predicted that he would become a Buddha.
Whenever the Buddha went, he won the hearts of the people because he dealt with their true feelings.
They passed their days in enjoyment and never thought about life outside the palace.
When the king heard this, he was deeply disturbed, for he wanted his son to become a mighty ruler.
He told Queen Maya, "I will make life in the palace so pleasant that our son will never want to leave." At the age of sixteen, Prince Siddhartha married a beautiful princess, Yasodhara.
On the first three trips, he saw sickness, old age and death.
He asked himself, "How can I enjoy a life of pleasure when there is so much suffering in the world?