Vimalakīrtinirdeśasūtra (Weimojie Suo Shuo Jing) 維摩詰所說經

Translated by Kumārajīva

Colophon

第 14 冊 No. 0475 維摩詰所說經 姚秦 鳩摩羅什譯 共 3 卷
Volume 14, No. 475; Vimalakīrti Sūtra (Weimojie Suo Shuo Jing); Translated by Kumārajīva in the Later Qin in 3 scrolls

Other Titles

Vimalakīrtinirdeśasūtra

Notes

Sanskrit title and date 406 from Lancaster (2004, 'K 119')

English translations

  1. Luk, Charles, 2002, Ordinary enlightenment: a translation of Vimalakīrti Nirdeśa Sūtra, Boston: Shambhala. The author is also known as Lu, Kʻuan Yü.
  2. Paul, Diana Y., and John R. McRae 2004, The Sutra of Queen Śrīmālā of the Lion's Roar. The Vimalakīrti Sutra / transl. from the Chinese (Taishō volume 14, number 475) by John R. McRae. Berkeley, Calif: Numata Center for Buddhist Translation and Research.
  3. Watson, Burton 1997, The Vimalakirti Sutra, New York: Columbia University Press.

Parallels

  1. Boin, Sara, and Étienne Lamotte 1976, The teaching of Vimalakīrti: (Vimalakīrtinirdeśa). London: Pali Text Society. French and English from the Sanskrit.
  2. Thurman, Robert A. F 1976, The Holy Teaching of Vimalakīrti: A Mahāyāna Scripture, Univ. Park; London: Pennsylvania State University Press. English from Sanskrit.

Primary Source

Kumārajīva, 《維摩詰所說經》 'Vimalakīrti Sūtra,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 14, No. 475, Accessed 2016-09-17, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T14n0475.

Contents

Corresponding pages in Watson (1997), titles retranslated:

  • 佛國品第一 Chapter 1 Buddha Lands p. 17
  • 方便品第二 Chapter 2 Expedient Means p. 32
  • 弟子品第三 Chapter 3 Disciples p. 37
  • 菩薩品第四 Chapter 4 Bodhisattvas p. 52
  • 問疾品第五 Chapter 5 Asking about the Sickness p. 64
  • 不思議品第六 Chapter 6 Inconceivable p. 75
  • 觀眾生品第七 Chapter 7 Contemplating Living Beings p. 83
  • 佛道品第八 Chapter 8 Buddha's Practice p. 93
  • 入不二法門品第九 Chapter 9 Entering the Gate of Nonduality p. 104
  • 香積佛品第十 Chapter 10 Accumulated Fragrance p. 112
  • 菩薩行品第十一 Chapter 11 Bodhisattva Practice p. 121
  • 見阿閦佛品第十二 Chapter 12 Seeing Akṣobhya Buddha p. 130
  • 法供養品第十三 Chapter 13 Offering of the Dharma p. 136
  • 囑累品第十四 Chapter 14 Entrusting p. 143

References

  1. Lancaster 2004, 'K 119'.

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