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The hungry tigress : Buddhist legends and Jataka tales

Author: Rafe Martin
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Parallax Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Jataka stories
Paraphrases
Paraphrases, English
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Martin, Rafe, 1946-
Hungry tigress.
Berkeley, Calif. : Parallax Press, ©1990
(OCoLC)988562467
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rafe Martin
ISBN: 0938077252 9780938077251 0394536983 9780394536989
OCLC Number: 22307099
Notes: Revised and expanded edition with commentaries of: The hungry tigress and other traditional Asian tales.
Description: xxvi, 242 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Buddhist legends: Beginnings --
Sumedha meets Dipankara Buddha --
The birth of the Buddha --
Leaving home --
Enlightenment --
Angulimala the robber --
Nalagiri the elephant --
Kisa Gotami --
Parinirvana. Jataka tales: Give it all you've got --
The brave lion and the foolish rabbit --
The quail and the falcon --
The steadfast parrot --
Prince Five-Weapons --
The wise quail --
The monkey and the crocodile --
Great Joy the ox --
The golden goose --
The brave little parrot --
The banyan deer --
The blue bear of the mountains --
The golden deer --
The lion, the elephant, and the merchants' cries --
The doe, the hunter, and the great stag --
The brave merchant --
The hare's sacrifice --
King Sivi --
The story of a sneeze --
Preacher of patience --
The black hound --
The hungry tigress --
Great King Goodness --
The Naga king. Later stories: Most lovely Fugen --
The dog's tooth --
A legend of Avalokitesvara --
Stilson's leap --
Digit --
Kogi the priest.
Responsibility: Rafe Martin.

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