Sutra on the Twelve Ascetic Practices (Fo Shuo Shi Er Toutuo Jing) 佛說十二頭陀經

Translated by Guṇabhadra


第 17 冊 No. 783 佛說十二頭陀經 劉宋 求那跋陀羅譯 共 1 卷 Volume 17, No. 783; Sutra on the Twleve Qualities of Purification Fo Shuo Shi Er Toutuo Jing; Translated by Guṇabhadra in the Liu Song in 1 scroll

Other Titles

Sutra on the Twelve Ascetic Practices; Sutra on the Twelve Dhutaguṇas


Date 435-443 from Lancaster (2004, 'K 504')

English translations


Primary Source

Guṇabhadra, 《佛說十二頭陀經》 'Fo Shuo Shi Er Toutuo Jing,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 17, No. 783, Accessed 2016-09-25,


  1. Boucher 2008, p. 44.
  2. Lancaster 2004, s.v. K 504.

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