The Nature and Purpose of the Ascetic Ideal

Author: Ronald Fussell
No of Pages: 40
Year of Publication: 1960
File Size: 400 KB
Permission: Available through the generosity of the Buddhist Publication Society.
Blurb: Three main questions are answered (1) Why do people take up the ascetic path? (2) What is its purpose? and (3) What are its results?
Notes: Annotated. In commemoration of Schopenhauer's death in 1860.