The Light of Asia

Author: Edwin Arnold (Sir) (1832-1904)
Subtitle: The Life and Teaching of Gautama, Founder of Buddhism
No of Pages: 216
Edition: 1st
Year of Publication: 1879
File Size: 2 MB
Permission: This e-book is made available under the licence of Creative Commons.
Blurb: This book is the poem that defined the Buddha. It is a biblio-biography of Edwin Arnold’s palpably fresh grasp of a complex philosophy and a worthy contribution to modern Buddhist studies. This poem re-introduced Buddhism to late modern British India.
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