THE BOOK OF BUDDHA

Author - Arundhati Subramaniam

0 0 Ratings & 0 Review

243.00 250.00 3% off
Quantity
Delivery :
Highlights :

Book Language : English

Book Format : Paperback

Publisher : Penguin India

ISBN No. : 9780143067658

Book Edition : 06/16/2009

No. of Pages : 152

Description

Around 2500 years ago a thirty-five-year-old man named Siddhartha had a mystical insight under a peepul tree in north-eastern India; in a place now revered as Bodhgaya. Today; more than 300 million people across the globe consider themselves beneficiaries of Gautama Buddha’s insight; and believe that it has irrevocably marked their spiritual commitment and identity. Who was this man who still remains such a vital figure for the modern-day questor? How did he arrive at the realization that ‘suffering alone exists; but none who suffer; the deed there is; but no doer thereof; Nirvana there is; but no one seeking it; the Path there is; but none who travel it’? The Book of Buddha traces the various stages of the spiritual journey undertaken by a man who started out as Siddhartha the Seeker; achieved understanding as Shakyamuni the Sage and attained supremacy as Tathagata the Master—finally reaching transcendence as Jina the Victor when he was transformed into the Buddha and became the Enlightened One. Combining personal insight with a deep understanding of Buddhist philosophy; Arundhathi Subramaniam gives the reader a sensitive and revealing portrait of the Buddha and his role in shaping and transfiguring the course of history. In this passionate and deeply felt rendition of the Buddha’s life she explores his enduring impact; and affirms that though he promised no quick-fix solution to life’s problems; Buddhism has remained truly democratic because it holds out the promise of self-realization for all.


Comments

Ratings & Reviews

0

0 Ratings & 0 Reviews
5
0% Complete
4
0% Complete
3
0% Complete
2
Complete
1
0% Complete

Rate Product!

100% Secure Payment

Moving your card detail to a much more secured places

Trust Pay

100% payment protection.Easy return policy

Help Center

Got a question? look no further Browse our Faq or submit your query here

Shop On The Go

Join us & take a different experience of shopping

More Books Related To Buddhism


 ON
DEMAND

Feedback
 
  • Less than 6 months

    1 year to less than 3 years

    3 years to less than 5 years

    5 years or more