Prince Sudana Sutra 太子須大拏經

Translated by Shengjian in 1 scroll


太子須大拏經 西秦 聖堅譯 共 1 卷 Prince Sudana Sutra Translated by Shengjian in the Western Qin in 1 scroll


Date 388-409 from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 207'). English title from Hsing Yun and Miao Guang trans. 2016, p. 373. Related to the Vessantara Jātaka in the Pali tradition. English translations: none

Primary Source

Shengjian, trans., 《太子須大拏經》 'Taizi Xudana Jing (Vessantara Jātaka),' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 3, No. 171, Accessed 2016-07-05,


  1. Lancaster, L.R. 2004 The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue,

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