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Question by  mnlehman (26)

What is "The Light of Asia"?

What does it have to do with religion?


Answer by  titian (19)

The Light of Asia is a poem written by Sir Edwin Arnold, a British Literary figure. It has to do with religion, as it describes the life and teachings of Buddha. A book has been written, also called "The light of Asia" by Damien Keown which is a dictionary of Buddhism.


Answer by  Milette (1105)

It is a book written in 1879 by Edwin Arnold. It concentrates on the Buddhist religion. A Prince becomes The Awakened One after having attained enlightenment.

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