Quirks and Quarks | Nov 30, 2013 | 10:34

Uncovering Buddha's Birthplace - 2013/11/30 - Pt. 1

Archaeologists have found a temple suggesting the birth of the Buddha may have been 300 years earlier than previously thought.

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