The Buddhacarita - A Modern Sequel: The Poetic Saga of Buddha's Life from Birth to Enlightenment

The Buddhacarita, Asvaghosa's second century sanskrit poem, is the oldest existing story of Buddha's life. The saga begins with Buddha's magical birth and ends with his enlightenment. The ancient myth presents Buddha's relentless inquiry into the nature of reality and artfully weaves together an archetypal hero's journey, Buddhist philosophy, phantasmagorical occurrences, and historical facts. More
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About Tai Sheridan, Ph.D.

Tai Sheridan is a Zen priest, psychologist, teacher and author with forty-five years of Zen meditation experience. The Buddha in Blue Jeans series is a modern contemplative approach to spiritual awakening. His other Zen and Buddhist books are interpretations of classic texts from the first through fifteenth centuries, and transform them into accessible and inspirational verse. Tai lives in Marin County California where he has raised four children. His best selling books have downloaded more than 750,000 editions.

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