The story of an Indian prince, Gautam Buddha, born 2,500 years ago in the lap of luxury and plenty, who abandoned his life of pleasure in search of spiritual enlightenment. The Buddha's enlightenment, his founding of the Sangha (the Buddhist Order), the spread of Buddhism, its various schools and adherents form the contents of this book written by Jeannine Auboyer, one of the world - renowned scholars of Buddhism (Roli)
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