The Buddha

The Buddha

A Short Biography

Book - 2001
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This incisive new biography charts not only the life of the Buddha in historical terms, but also considers what the life of Siddharta Gautama means to Buddhism as a whole. The art, rituals, beliefs, mythologies and practices of all the Buddhist schools are placed into a new light in this exceptionally authoritative and relevant account of the founder of Buddhism. Using charts, tables and a straightforward approach, this reconstruction of the true meaning and original life of the Buddha, as Buddhists see it, will prove a useful and interesting introduction for all those interested in this area.
Publisher: Oxford : Oneworld, c2001
ISBN: 9781851682560
1851682562
Characteristics: xv, 203 p. : ill. ; 23 cm

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