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The Light of Asia

The Light of Asia Best Download || [Edwin Arnold] - The Light of Asia, The Light of Asia This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digiti
  • Title: The Light of Asia
  • Author: Edwin Arnold
  • ISBN: 9781434604767
  • Page: 205
  • Format: Paperback

The Light of Asia Best Download || [Edwin Arnold], The Light of Asia Best Download || [Edwin Arnold] - The Light of Asia, The Light of Asia This is a pre historical reproduction that was curated for quality Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digiti

  • The Light of Asia Best Download || [Edwin Arnold]
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The Light of Asia

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  1. Edwin Arnold says:
    Sir Edwin Arnold CSI CIE was an English poet and journalist who is most known for his work, The Light of Asia.

Comment 131 on “The Light of Asia

  1. Owlseyes says:
    Sir Edwin Arnold wrote it in the 19th century it was published in 1879 Yet, today, Buddhism is much spread than at that time Edwin referred by his time it was vast the influence of Buddhism truly a son of India, Gautama s teachings reached Ceylon, Nepal, Tibet, Central Asia, Siberia, Japan even the Swedish Lapland.Being an old book it doesn t take away any merit of this beautiful, versed account of the life of Gautama.The story spans the princely birth to royal parents, the childhood, youth and [...]

  2. Riku Sayuj says:
    Was hoping for a historical perspective, but except for some magnificent poetry, the book was mostly a compilation of the myths and legends surrounding the story.

  3. David says:
    Brilliant profound a must for my personal collection reading this book is meditation in and of itself.

  4. Taylor Storey says:
    This is the story of Buddha as written by Edwin Arnold, an Englishman who spent some time studying in India This book was one of the first to introduce eastern thought to the west in 1879.The book was mentioned in something I read about the transcendentalistsI can t remember where, but it wasn t Thoreau or Margaret fuller as they were deceased by the publication date Perhaps Emerson or one of the Alcott s Nevertheless, this book has basically the same ideas as siddartha by Herman Hesse, the diff [...]

  5. Sunil says:
    A short story of siddartha s life from birth to enlightenment Written in a poetic style The majority of this book dwells on his early life in the palace and with his wife Deducted a star as i wanted on his post enloghtenment life i will have to find another book to continue the story.

  6. Ravi Prakash says:
    one of the best rhymes ever written on Buddha

  7. Bender says:
    Laudantium ratione aut sit eos dolorum et ut Illo ipsum sit ea beatae quo aut qui In enim sit et aperiam voluptas dolores rem In iste dolorem odit illum exercitationem numquam itaque Dolore maxime nobis ex et rerum ipsa.

  8. Andy says:
    A very beautiful, poetic read It gave me a better understanding of what Siddhartha the Buddha must have gone through when he decided to abandon his royal life, his wife and his son to pursue and end to suffering.

  9. Leisha says:
    Light of Asia is the book very close to my heart It requires time and patience to enjoy the beauty of this book The journey of Siddhartha to Buddha is not a journey of a single man, but it is the journey of the mankind I loved this book.

  10. Syd says:
    This was the story of Buddha in the form of poetrykarma, dharma, nirvana What s really interesting to me are the common threads between Buddhism and other religions, which are especially apparent to me having recently read a book about gnostic christianity.

  11. Sally says:
    Biography of Gautama Buddha in verse, with some of his main teachings.

  12. Nicole says:
    A free verse recounting of how Buddha came to enlightenment There were definitely some lovely moments for Arnold s poetry.

  13. Ayethinzarkyaw says:
    This book is differently other buddha history Some of the different things about buddha get from this book I get a inner peace during read this book.

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