Jātaka stories (Sheng Jing) 生經

Translated by Dharmarakṣa in 5 scrolls


生經 西晉 竺法護譯 共 5 卷
Jātaka stories (Sheng Jing), Translated by Dharmarakṣa in the Western Jin in 5 scrolls


Date 285 from Lancaster (2004, 'K 799')

English Translations

Campbell, Duncan 2014, “An Historical Anecdote, a Religious Parable, and a Novel,” In: Qian, Zhongshu id. Patchwork: Seven Essays on Art and Literature, pp. 247-268, Leiden: Brill. Partial.

Primary Source

Dharmarakṣa, trans., 《生經》 'Jātaka stories (Sheng Jing),' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 3, No. 154, Accessed 2016-07-05, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T03n0154.


  1. Lancaster, L.R. 2004 The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.

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