by Robert Chalmers | 1895 | 877,505 words | ISBN-13: 9788120807259
This is the Gadrabha-Panha (English translation) including a glossary and notes. The jatakas (buddhist birth history) are a category of literature within buddhism and narrate the previous births of the historical Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama). They include various obstacles which a Buddha-character encounters and must overcome. Alternative title: Gadrabha-Pañha.
"Thou think’st thyself a swan."--This Question as to the Ass will also be set out at length in the Ummagga-jātaka. This is the end of the Question as to the Ass.