Buddha was a mortal as you and I, yet he attained enlightenment and was raised to the rank of an immortal. The miracle is that he got there following a heart as human as yours and mine, and just as vulnerable.
‘Buddha: A Story of Enlightenment’. With a few adept strokes of his pen, he has recreated the life of Buddha, one of the most renowned figures of the world. The book reveals how a prince turned into an ascetic, and how this iconic journey changed the world forever. It also recounts how Buddha’s teachings still pervade the universe and touch some of the deepest cords of life. This persuasive narrative by Chopra is indeed a masterpiece, which has a lot to offer to his legion of fan-followers. Embark on a short spiritual journey by reading this synopsis of the book.
About the author:
Deepak Chopra is an Indian-American medial doctor and writer. He is an international author, whose work of art are published and read across the globe. He has written extensively on spirituality and diverse topics in mind-body medicine. He is the author of more than fifty books translated into over thirty-five languages, including numerous New York Times bestsellers in both the fiction and nonfiction categories.
Dr. Chopra is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, Adjunct Professor at Kellogg School of Management and Senior Scientist with The Gallup Organization. He is a co-founder and President of the Alliance for a New Humanity. Time magazine heralds Deepak Chopra as one of the top 100 heroes and icons of the century and credits him as 'the poet-prophet of alternative medicine.