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Author Name: Osamu Tezuka

Osamu Tezuka (1928-89) is the godfather of Japanese graphic novels. A genuine intellectual, deeply familiar with Western culture from the Bible to Goethe to Hollywood, Tezuka originally intended to become a doctor and received an M.D. Though many have followed his example, it is still Tezuka who draws the deepest awe with his sweeping vision, deftly intertwined plots, persuasive characters, feel for the workings of power, and above all, an indefatigable commitment to human dignity and the sanctity of life.

 

     Books By Author :: Osamu Tezuka

   
Buddha Devadatta : Vol 3
 -by Osamu Tezuka

In the third of the Buddha series, as Siddhartha embarks on his journey towards enlightenment, he encounters many influences; s... Read More

   
Buddha The Forest of Uruvela : Vol 4
 -by Osamu Tezuka

In book four, unfulfilled by the teachings of renowned ascetics, Siddhartha agrees to follow Dhepa into the forest of trials. B... Read More

   
Buddha Ananda : Vol 6
 -by Osamu Tezuka

This is the sixth book in the classic eight volume graphic novel series retelling the story of Buddha, from the godfather of th... Read More

   
Buddha Prince Ajatasattu : Vol 7
 -by Osamu Tezuka

This is the seventh book in the classic eight volume graphic novel series retelling the story of Buddha, from the godfather of ... Read More

   
Buddha Deer Park: Vol 5
 -by Osamu Tezuka

In the fifth installment of manga-godfather Osamu Tezuka's Buddha, engagement with death imparts the lesson of life's sanctity.... Read More

   
Buddha Jetavana: Vol 8
 -by Osamu Tezuka

Osamu Tezuka’s vaunted storytelling genius, consummate skill at visual expression, and warm humanity blossom fully in his... Read More



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