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The Footprint Reader – Buddha Stories

The Footprint Reader Once the Bodhisattva was born as the son of a yakshini and had the special power to read the footprints of any…

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The Foolish Disciple – Buddha Stories

The Foolish Disciple The Bodhisattva was once born into a Brahmin family and later grew up to be a teacher. He had many disciples, among…

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The Great Horse – Buddha Stories

The Great Horse The Bodhisattva once served the king of Benaras as a strong and wise horse. The king named him Great Knowing-One, for the…

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The Hare In The Moon – Buddha Stories

The Hare in the Moon The Bodhisattva was once born as a pious hare. One evening he was about to meditate when his eye caught…

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The Jealous King – Buddha Stories

The Jealous King Long, long ago, the Bodhisattva came to live on the earth as a member of the royal family of Benaras. He was…

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The Greedy Ascetic – Buddha Stories

The Greedy Ascetic A wicked ascetic lived as a guest in the house of rich man. One day the rich man needed to hide a…

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The King Of The World – Buddha Stories

The King of the World The Bodhisattva was once born as Clear-sighted, a wise ruler of a prosperous kingdom called Kusavati. He set down ten…

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The Great Sage – Buddha Stories

The Great Sage In one of his lives, the Bodhisattva came back as Jotipala, the son of a priest. He grew up to be a…

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The Magic Of Patience – Buddha Stories

The Magic of Patience The Bodhisattva came back as a buffalo in one of his rebirths and lived with a mischievous monkey in the forest….

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The Mischievous Monkey – Buddha Stories

The Mischievous Monkey At another time, The Bodhisattva came to the earth as a hermit. He lived in a leaf hut on a mountain and…

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