Yangjuemoluo Jing (Aṅgulimālīyasūtra) 央掘魔羅經

Translated by Guṇabhadra in 1 scroll


央掘魔羅經 劉宋 求那跋陀羅譯 共 4 卷 Yangjuemoluo Jing (Aṅgulimālīyasūtra) Translated by Guṇabhadra in the Liu Song in 1 scroll


Date 435-443, Sanksrit title, and relation to the Pāli Canon from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 410'; Majjhima Nikāya 86) English translations: from the Pāli (Bodhi 1995; Thanissaro 2003)

Primary Source

Guṇabhadra, trans., 《央掘魔羅經》 'Yangjuemoluo Jing (Aṅgulimālīyasūtra),' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 2, No. 120, Accessed 2016-07-09, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T02n0120.


  1. Bodhi 1995, The Middle Length Discourses of the Buddha: A Translation of the Majjhima Nikaya. Simon and Schuster.
  2. Lancaster, L.R. 2004 The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.
  3. Thanissaro (trans.) 2003, "Angulimala Sutta: About Angulimala" (MN 86), Access to Insight (Legacy Edition), http://www.accesstoinsight.org/tipitaka/mn/mn.086.than.html

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