John Powers's A Bull of a Man PDF

By John Powers

The androgynous, asexual Buddha of latest renowned mind's eye stands in stark distinction to the muscular, virile, and sensual determine awarded in Indian Buddhist texts. during this groundbreaking examine of formerly unexplored facets of the early Buddhist culture, John Powers skillfully adapts methodological methods from ecu and North American historiography to the learn of early Buddhist literature, artwork, and iconography, highlighting facets of the culture which have been strangely invisible in prior scholarship.

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