Biding Farewell to His Son and Wife; Prince
Siddhartha Leaving the Palace.
The Prince reflected on the reality of sorrow and joy,
union and separation; birth, old age, death, and suffering.
He wanted to seek a way to liberate oneself from sufferings.
He made up his mind, and after lingering a few moments,
left his wife and son to pursue his ideal.
Thirty-Two lmages in a Glance