Table of contents for Life of the Buddha / by Aãasvaghoáosa ; translated by Patrick Olivelle.

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Contents
Sanskrit alphabetical order 4
CSL conventions 4
Life of the Buddha 7
Preface 8
Introduction 10
Canto 1 The Birth of the Lord 31
Canto 2 Life in the Ladies¿ Chambers 48
Canto 3 Becoming Dejected 61
Canto 4 Rebuffing the Women 73
Canto 5 The Departure 91
Canto 6 Ch´andaka is Sent Back 108
Canto 7 Entering the Ascetic Grove 121
Canto 8 Lamenting in the Seraglio 133
Canto 9 Search for the Prince 150
Canto 10 Encounter with King Shrenya 166
Canto 11 Condemnation of Passion 175
Canto 12 The Meeting with Ar´ada 190
Canto 13 Victory Over Mara 211
Canto 14 The Awakening 226
Summary of Cantos 14¿28 232
Meters Used 241
Notes 242
Index of Names 258
General Index 264
Sandhi Grid 265

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Gautama Buddha -- Poetry.