Jataka Stories

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About The Book The Jataka Tales are a collection of stories concerning the previous births of the Buddha, and they reveal the wisdom of the Buddha the through his different reincarnations. As the stories in this collection show, whatever might have been his form-whether a prince, a jeweler or even a golden deer-the Buddha was always selfish and immeasurably wise. These timeless tales of his various lives continue to inspire and illuminate.   Contents   ...
About The Book

The Jataka Tales are a collection of stories concerning the previous births of the Buddha, and they reveal the wisdom of the Buddha the through his different reincarnations.

As the stories in this collection show, whatever might have been his form-whether a prince, a jeweler or even a golden deer-the Buddha was always selfish and immeasurably wise.

These timeless tales of his various lives continue to inspire and illuminate.

 

Contents

 

1 Wise Businessman 7
2 The True Friend 12
3 The Elephant and the Mahout 15
4 A Miser King 21
5 Greedy Sparrow 26
6 The Foolish Fat Fox 30
7 The Real Saviour 36
8 A Golden Plate 42
9 An Angry Prince 47
10 Small Is Big 54
11 Who Is Greater? 60
12 Sage Dog and the King 65

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Item Code: NAK399 Author: Varsha Das Cover: Paperback Edition: 2014 Publisher: Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd. ISBN: 9788176552820 Language: English Size: 8.0 inch X 5.0 inch Pages: 71 (12 B/W Illustrations) Other Details: Weight of the Book: 70 gms
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