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The Buddha (Sacred Symbols Series) Mark Lehner

The Buddha (Sacred Symbols Series)

Mark Lehner

Published May 1st 1996
ISBN : 9780500060230
Hardcover
80 pages
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A religion which advocates that its disciples seek liberation from material things must necessarily develop complex symbolic structures to express the path toward personal salvation--a path that passes through many stages. This beautiful introductionMoreA religion which advocates that its disciples seek liberation from material things must necessarily develop complex symbolic structures to express the path toward personal salvation--a path that passes through many stages. This beautiful introduction to the major steps in the purification of self and the attainment of nirvana explains and elucidates some of the finest, highly idealized symbolic images created by the devotees of Buddhism. 80 illustrations, 50 in color.