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Memoir On The History Of The Tooth Relic Of Ceylon: With A Preliminary Essay On The Life And Systems Of Gautama Buddha

J. Gerson Da Cunha

Memoir On The History Of The Tooth Relic Of Ceylon: With A Preliminary Essay On The Life And Systems Of Gautama Buddha is a book written by J. Gerson da Cunha. The book is a memoir that provides a detailed historical account of the Tooth Relic of Ceylon, which is considered to be one of the most sacred relics of Buddhism. The author also includes a preliminary essay on the life and systems of Gautama Buddha, the founder of Buddhism.The book is divided into two parts. The first part provides a comprehensive overview of the life and teachings of Gautama Buddha, including his birth, enlightenment, and the establishment of the Buddhist religion. The author also explores the various systems of Buddhism and their evolution over time.The second part of the book focuses on the history of the Tooth Relic of Ceylon. The author provides a detailed account of the discovery of the relic, its transfer to different locations, and the various legends and myths associated with it. The author also explores the religious significance of the Tooth Relic and its role in the spread of Buddhism in Sri Lanka and other parts of the world.Overall, Memoir On The History Of The Tooth Relic Of Ceylon: With A Preliminary Essay On The Life And Systems Of Gautama Buddha is a valuable resource for anyone interested in the history and teachings of Buddhism. The book provides a detailed account of the life of Gautama Buddha and the significance of the Tooth Relic of Ceylon in the spread of Buddhism.This Volume Deals With The Birth And Youth Of Gautama Buddha, His Ascetic Life, His System, Buddhaic Monachism, Buddhist Sects, Relations Between Sakhyamuni And Francesco D' Assisi, And The Decline Of Buddhism In India, The Relics Of Buddha, The Authorities On The History Of The Tooth- Relic Of Ceylon, The History Of The Tooth In India, The Arrival Of The Tooth In Ceylon, Its Capture By The Portuguese, Its Destruction By The Archbishop, Contemporary Opinion On The Event, The Resuscitation Of The Tooth., And A Descriptive Sketch Of The Tooth, Temple And Sanctuary.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 15th, 2006
  • Pages: 84
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.20in - 0.30lb
  • EAN: 9781428607743
  • Categories: Literary FiguresCultural & RegionalReligious