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traces the journey of the Buddha not just in terms of travel from his kingdom Kapilavasthu to enlightenment at Gaya but also the inner journey from the material to the divine. Along the way are stopovers where teachers both human and animal give fine life lessons and more importantly universal truths.
With integrity and transparency held up as worthy ideals, along with emphasis on simply doing one duty without expectation, Kumar has made
relevant to our times. fact that Siddhartha despite being born a wealthy Sakya prince threw it all up in the quest for Nirvana, is in itself fascinating. What makes it more so are the valuable realizations of Buddha that seem like the only hope for our present day society ridden with hatred, lust, rape and the like, says Kumar.
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