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Prajñāpāramitā Heart Sūtra 《般若波羅蜜多心經》

The popular translation by Xuan Zang

Title
Scroll 1

Colophon


般若波羅蜜多心經
唐 玄奘譯

共 1 卷

Prajñāpāramitā Heart Sūtra
Translated by Xuan Zang in the Tang in 1 scroll.

Notes


This is the popular translation of the Heart Sūtra or Prajñāpāramitāhṛdayasūtra. The translation was performed 649. (BL 'Prajñāpāramitāhṛdayasūtra'; Lancaster, 2004, 'K 1190')

English translation of the Chinese: Venerable Yifa, M. C. Owens, P. M. Romaskiewicz, 2006. Prajñāpāramitā Heart Sūtra, Buddha's Light Publishing, http://www.woodenfish.org.

English translation of the Sanksrit: Conze, E., 1958. Buddhist Wisdom: The Diamond Sūtra and the Heart Sūtra. Unwin Paperbacks, London.

Primary Source


Xuan Zang, trans., 《般若波羅蜜多心經》 'Prajñāpāramitā Heart Sūtra,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 8, No. 251, Accessed 2016-07-08, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T08n0251.

References


  1. Buswell, Robert E., and Donald S. Lopez, eds. The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2014.
  2. Conze, E., 1958. Buddhist Wisdom: The Diamond Sūtra and the Heart Sūtra. Unwin Paperbacks, London.
  3. Lancaster, L.R., 2004. The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.
  4. Yifa, M. C. Owens, P. M. Romaskiewicz, 2006. Prajñāpāramitā Heart Sūtra, Buddha's Light Publishing, http://www.woodenfish.org

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