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Aśvaghoṣa

Overview
Works: 180 works in 668 publications in 13 languages and 3,913 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biographical poetry  Religious poetry  Sacred books  Biographies  Academic theses  Commentaries 
Roles: Author, Other, Creator, wst, Editor
Classifications: BQ1606.B8322, 291
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The Fo-sho-hing-tsan-king : a life of Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

53 editions published between 1883 and 2009 in English and Sanskrit and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sacred books of the East : with critical and biographical sketches( Book )

3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 387 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the age of Obama, racial attitudes have become more complicated and nuanced than ever before. Inspired by a president who is unlike any Black man ever seen on our national stage, we are searching for new ways of understanding Blackness. In this book, the author, a commentator and journalist tackles what it means to be Black in America today. He begins by examining the concept of "Post-Blackness," a term that defines artists who are proud to be Black but don't want to be limited by identity politics and boxed in by race. He soon discovers that the desire to be rooted in but not constrained by Blackness is everywhere. In this book he argues that Blackness is infinite, that any identity imaginable is Black, and that all expressions of Blackness are legitimate. Here, he divulges intimate, funny, and painful stories of how race and racial expectations have shaped his life and explores how the concept of Post-Blackness functions in politics, society, psychology, art, culture, and more. He knew he could not tackle this topic all on his own so he turned to 105 of the most important luminaries of our time for frank and thought-provoking opinions, including the Reverend Jesse Jackson, Cornel West, Henry Louis Gates Jr., Malcolm Gladwell, Michael Eric Dyson, Melissa Harris-Perry, Harold Ford Jr., Kara Walker, Kehinde Wiley, Glenn Ligon, Paul Mooney, New York Governor David Paterson, Greg Tate, Aaron McGruder, Soledad O'Brien, Kamala Harris, Chuck D, Mumia Abu-Jamal, and many others. By engaging this eclectic group, and employing his insight, courage, and wit, the author delivers a clarion call on race in America and how we can change our perceptions for a better future. Destroying the notion that there is a correct way of being Black, this book changes how we perceive race
Life of the Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Buddhist monk Ashva-ghosha composed his elegant biographical and religious poem in the first or second century CE, probably in the city of Ayodhya. Importantly, this is the earliest extent text of the Sanskrit genre of "literature as a fine art" (kavya)." "Fourteen cantos take the reader from the birth of Siddhartha, the future Buddha, to his Awakening when he discovered the truths of Buddhism. The remainder of the composition, lost in the original Sanskrit, is here summarized from its Chinese and Tibetan translations. The most poignant scenes on the young prince's path to Awakening are the three occasions when he is confronted by the realities of human sickness, old age, and death, while at home he is continuously seduced by the transient charms of the women deployed by his father to keep him from the spiritual path." "A creative artist of the highest order, Ashva-ghosha's aim is not pure entertainment but deep instruction. His mission is to present the Buddha's teaching as itself the culmination of the Brahmanical tradition."--Jacket
Açvaghosha's Discourse on the awakening of faith in the Mahâyâna by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

30 editions published between 1900 and 2008 in English and held by 275 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddhacarita; or, Acts of the Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

34 editions published between 1935 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of faith : the classic exposition of Mahayana Buddhism by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

37 editions published between 1900 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide to a complex system of Buddhism is so authoritative that it has been employed in the instruction of Buddhist priests. Translated by a distinguished scholar, the text discusses the essentials of Mahayana Buddhism, including how humans can transcend their finite state, practices and techniques to assist in the awakening and growth of faith
Buddhas Leben und Wirken : nach der chinesischen Bearbeitung von Açvagoshas Buddha-Carita und deren Übersetzung in das Englische durch Samuel Beal by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

25 editions published between 1894 and 1922 in German and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddha-Karita; or, Life of Buddha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 1990 in English and Sanskrit and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of faith in the Mahayana doctrine, the new Buddhism by Aśvaghoṣa( )

13 editions published between 1901 and 2015 in English and Chinese and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhacarita : in praise of Buddha's acts : (Taishō volume 4, number 192) by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of faith by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Buddha-karita of Asvaghosha by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

9 editions published between 1893 and 1894 in 3 languages and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddhas Wandel : Açvaghoshas Buddhacarita by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

2 editions published in 1922 in German and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Saundarananda : or, Nanda the fair by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

10 editions published between 1932 and 1971 in English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zwei zentralasiatische Fragmente des Buddhacarita by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

4 editions published in 1953 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty verses of guru-devotion = Gurupañcāśikā = La-ma nga-chu-pa by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The awakening of faith in the Mahāyāna by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

9 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Buddha caritra; Mahākāvya by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

20 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On Gautama Buddha in verse; Sanskrit text with Hindi translation
Le gesta del Buddha (Buddhacarita canti I-XIV) by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

18 editions published between 1979 and 2000 in Italian and French and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traité sur l'acte de foi dans le Grand Véhicule by Aśvaghoṣa( Book )

5 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Life of the Buddha
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Açvaghosha's Discourse on the awakening of faith in the MahâyânaThe awakening of faith : the classic exposition of Mahayana BuddhismBuddhacarita : in praise of Buddha's acts : (Taishō volume 4, number 192)
Alternative Names
Açvaghoṣa ca. 1./2. Jh.

Açvaghoṣa, ca100 n.Chr.

Açvaghosha

Açvaghosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Açvaghosha, ca100 n.Chr.

Açvagosha.

Acvagosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Aevaghosha, činný 1. století

Aryashura

Aryashura, činný 1. století

Aschwaghoscha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ashva-ghosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ashvaghosa

Ashvaghosa poète, philosophe et moine bouddhiste indien

Ashvaghosha

Ashvaghosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ashvaghosha indischer Dichter-Philosoph

Ashvagkhosha

Ashvagkhosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ashvagkhosha, činný 1. století

Ashvagosha

Ashvagosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ashvagosha, ca100 n.Chr.

Ashwa Ghoshu

Ashwa Ghoshu ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ashwa Ghoshu, činný 1. století

Ashwaghosh

Asmagḥosa

Asmagḥosa ca. 1./2. Jh.

Asmaghosa, činný 1. století

Assaghosa

Assaghosa ca. 1./2. Jh.

Assaghosa, činný 1. století

Aśva Ghoṣa, ca100 n.Chr.

Aśvaghoṣa

Aśvaghoṣa Buddhist Indian poet and philosopher.

Asvaghosa, činný 1. století

Aśvaghoṣa Filósofo Indiano

Aśvaghoṣa Indiaas dichter

Ašvaghóša indický básník a dramatik

Aśvaghoṣa indisk poet

Aśvaghoṣa monaco buddhista, poeta e filosofo indiano

Aśvaghosha

Asvaghosha Bodhisattva

Aśvaghosha, Bodhisattva ca. 1./2. Jh.

Aśvaghosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Aśvaghosha, ca100 n.Chr.

Asvaghosha, činný 1. století

Asvaghosho Bodhisattva.

Asvaghosus

Asvagkhosha

Asvagoša.

Asvagósa indiai buddhista költő és filozófus

Aŝvagoŝo

Aşvaqhoşa Hindistanın buddist şairi və filosofu

Aśwaghosza.

Bha-wi-lha

Bhadanta Āśvaghoṣa

Bhadanta Āśvaghoṣa ca. 1./2. Jh.

Bhadanta Asvaghosa, činný 1. století

Bhavideva

Bhavideva ca. 1./2. Jh.

Bhavideva, činný 1. století

Bodhisattva, Aśvaghosha ca. 1./2. Jh.

Buddhacarita

Buddhist Mahayana Texts

Ghoṣa, Aśva, ca100 n.Chr.

Ma, Ming.

Ma-ming pʻu sa

Ma-ming pusa ca. 1./2. Jh.

Mã Minh

Mã Minh, Bò̂ tát

Mã Minh, Bồ tát ca. 1./2. Jh.

Mahakavi Asvaghosa

Mamyō Bosatsu

Mamyō Bosatsu ca. 1./2. Jh.

Mamyo Bosatsu, činný 1. století

Mamyŏng

Mamyŏng ca. 1./2. Jh.

Mamyong, činný 1. století

Matichitra

Matichitra ca. 1./2. Jh.

Matichitra, činný 1. století

Matricheta

Matricheta ca. 1./2. Jh.

Matricheta, činný 1. století

Memyō

Memyō ca. 1./2. Jh.

Memyo, činný 1. století

Patricheta

Patricheta ca. 1./2. Jh.

Patricheta, činný 1. století

Rta-dbyaṅs

Slob-dpon rta-dbyaṅs ca. 1./2. Jh.

Ашвагхоша

Աշվագհոշա

אסוואגהוסה

آشوا گھوش

اشوگھوش بدھ ہندوستانی شاعر اور فلسفی

अश्वघोष

अश्वघोष बौद्ध भारतीय कवि और दार्शनिक

অশ্বঘোষ

অশ্বঘোষ বৌদ্ধ দার্শনিক

ਅਸ਼ਵਘੋਸ਼

ଅଶ୍ୱଘୋଷ

அஸ்வகோசர்

అశ్వఘోషుడు భారత దేశ బౌద్ధ కవి మరియు తత్వవేత్త

ಅಶ್ವಘೋಷ

അശ്വഘോഷ

අශ්වඝෝෂ

พระอัศวโฆษ

སློབ་དཔོན་དཔའ་བོ།

마명

마명보살

마명존자

아슈바고샤

아스바고사

アシヴァゴーシャ

アシュヴァゴーシャ

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