printed in The Buddhacarita or Life of Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa, which was The Sanskrit text of the Buddha-carita was published at the beginning of last year. The Sanskrit text of the Buddha-carita was published at the beginning of last year [i.e ] in the ‘Anecdota Oxoniensia,’ and the following. English translation is. The Buddhacarita is the most famous work of Asvaghosa, the well-known Ashvaghosha Buddhacarita: In Praise of Buddha’s Acts (BDK English Tripitaka) .
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Texts such as the Mulasarvastivada Vinaya probably dating from the 4th or 5th century ce attempt to gather the many stories of the Buddha into a single chronological account.
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Legend obscures the man, but it is known that he was an outspoken opponent of Buddhism until, after a heated debate with a noted Buddhist scholar on the relative merits of Hinduism and Buddhism, he accepted the value of Buddhism and became a disciple of his erstwhile opponent.
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Charles Dickens, English novelist, generally considered the greatest of the Victorian era. Verify the characters on the left From: Two budhacarita by him, both in the style of mahakavya, are extant: Each and every book arrived in perfect shape–thanks to the extreme care you all took in double-boxing them and using very strong boxes.
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Only the first half of the Buddhacarita remains intact in Sanskritbut all 28 chapters are preserved in Chinese 5th century and Tibetan translations.