Author:Alan Hull Walton (edited with an introduction); Translated By Timothy Richard; Foreword By Aldous Huxley

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Ashvaghosha: The Awakening of Faith

By: Alan Hull Walton (edited with an introduction); Translated By Timothy Richard; Foreword By Aldous Huxley

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 032103

ISBN: 8121511410

Condition: New


This is the title of one of the most important religious books in the world, occupying, in the literature of the Higher Buddhism, a place not dissimilar to that of our own New Testament. Its importance is increased when one considers that it formulates the fundamental doctrines of the Mahayana School, and was written by Ashvaghosha, one of the greatest poets of India, during an early part of the first century AD - a period when communication between East and West was reasonably frequent and extensive. Not only have Buddhist sages considered it of the utmost worth - it has also been counted one... View more info