xviii, 238p., Index, 18 cm. (First published in 1938)
What is the secret of Buddhism's influence on the mind and the imagination of humanity for over two thousand years? Does it awaken some long-neglected chord of the human heart? Does it touch some secret spring deep in the depths of the human soul? This volume brings together the ideas and tenets of Buddhism, interpreting them in the light of the fundamental principles of human life as well as in the light of the latest science of the human mind.