Aryan Sun-Myths the Origin of Religions by Charles Morris PDF

By Charles Morris

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ISBN-13: 9781409784012

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Buddha fasts and hunger forces him to the solitude of Uruvela, retires and prays in the desert till Buddha After his fast, to leave his retreat. takes When he leaves the a bath in the river Neranjara. water, purified, the devas open the gates of Heaven, and cover him with a shower of fragrant flowers. During Buddha's fast in the desert, Mara, the Prince of Darkness, approaches him with promises of wealth and earthly glory. Buddha rejects his offers, by quoting passages of The tempter the Vedas.

It is said that Crishna astonished his teachers by his precocious wisdom. Various miracles are related as occurring in his childhood, some of them being the childhood of Jesus similar to those related of Christ in the Apocryphal New Testament. One of Crishna's first miracles, in his maturity, was the healing of a leper. He restored the maimed, the deaf, and the blind; he healed the sick and raised the dead he supported the weak against the strong, and the oppressed against the powerful. The ; Hindoo sacred books teem with accounts of the performed.

Shade of the sacred fig-tree that the conversion and ordination of Buddha's first disciples take place. These disciples were previously followers Buddha appoints a larger of Rudraka. number Before of apostles, he selects five favorite disciples, one of whom is afterPillar of the Faith another, the ward styled the Bosom Friend Buddha there of is ; Buddha. Among the followers of a Judas, Devadatta, who tries to and meets with a disgraceful destroy his master, death. Buddha alludes to an interview with several 53 Sceptics question his statement: Only forty years ago you left your native town how can you claim to have seen all those saints of " old ?

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