1st Edition

The Glorious Deeds of Purna
A Translation and Study of the Purnavadana

ISBN 9781138862326
Published March 4, 2015 by Routledge
228 Pages

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Book Description

By providing an annotated translation of, and applying the methods of literary criticism to, a first-century account of the life of the saint Purna, this study introduces the reader to the richness and complexity of an essential Buddhist genre.


'The publication is a mature and useful work that can be consulted with great profit ... richly documented, well produced ...' - Buddhist Studies Review