Prince Siddhartha the story of Buddha by Jonathan Landaw

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Published by Wisdom Publications in Boston .

Written in English

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Statementwritten by Jonathan Landaw ; illustrated by Janet Brooke
ContributionsBrooke, Janet
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBQ892 .L36 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24823355M
ISBN 100861716531
LC Control Number2011007534

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Retelling of the life of Prince Siddhartha from birth to enlightenment, written to accompany Bernardo Bertolucci's film 'Little Buddha'. Illustrated in the style of ancient Tibet with running heads in Tibetan script. Includes suggestions for further reading First published in the UK in by Barefoot Books.

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The Buddha was "The Man Who Woke Up" and was the founder of the Buddhism religion, which emphasizes compassionate wisdom. Born Prince Siddhartha in current-day Nepal, he was given the name Buddha after achieving complete understanding of.

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About The Author Jonathan LandawReleased on: J   Before he was known as the Buddha—“the awakened one”—Prince Siddhartha lived a decadent life within protective palace walls, surrounded by abundance and sheltered from life’s inevitable cruelties.

Siddhartha becomes a man within the palace, marrying a wife and fathering a son. However, his curiosity about life outside the palace grows. The story of the Buddha’s life, like all of Buddhism, is a story about confronting suffering.

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See all books authored by Jonathan Landaw, including Prince Siddhartha: The Story of Buddha, and Images of Enlightenment: Tibetan Art in Practice, and more on Several details regarding Gautama Buddha’s early life are shrouded in mystery.

It is believed that he was born in Lumbini (modern-day Nepal) in the 6th century B.C. His birth name was Siddhartha Gautama and was born as a prince. His father, King Suddhodana, was the leader of a large clan called the ‘Shakya’ and his mother was Queen Maya.

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