The Dhammapada (Classics of Indian Spirituality)

The Dhammapada (Classics of Indian Spirituality)

Eknath Easwaran


Dhammapada potential "the course of dharma," the trail of fact, concord, and righteousness. Eknath Easwaran's best-selling translation of this crucial Buddhist textual content, in keeping with the oldest model, comprises 423 brief verses collected by way of the Buddha's direct disciples after his dying and arranged through subject: anger, inspiration, pleasure, excitement, and others. The Buddha's undying teachings take the shape of vibrant metaphors from lifestyle and are good served by means of Easwaran's lucid translation. An authoritative advent and bankruptcy notes provide invaluable context for contemporary readers.

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