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Treatise on the Awakening of Faith in the Mahāyāna 《大乘起信論》

Attributed to Aśvaghoṣa, translated by Paramārtha

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第 32 冊 No. 1666

大乘起信論
馬鳴菩薩造 梁 真諦譯

共 1 卷

Volume 32, No. 1666
Treatise on the Awakening of Faith in the Mahāyāna
Composed by Aśvaghoṣa, translated by Paramārtha in the Liang in 1 scroll

Notes


Date 553 from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 616')
Also see Buswell and Lopez (Buswell and Lopez 2014, s.v. 'Aśvaghoṣa')

English translations:
(1) Aśvaghoṣa and Daisetz Teitaro Suzuki 2003, The Awakening of Faith: the Classic Exposition of Mahayana Buddhism, Mineola, New York: Dover Publications.
(2) Aśvaghoṣa and Yoshito S. Hakeda 2006, The Awakening of Faith: Attributed to Aśvaghoṣha, Translations from the Asian Classics. New York: Columbia University Press.

Primary Source


Aśvaghoṣa and Paramārtha, 《大乘起信論》 'Treatise on the Awakening of Faith in the Mahāyāna', in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 32, No. 1666, Accessed 2016-10-20, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T32n1666.

References


  1. Buswell, Robert E., and Donald S. Lopez, eds. 2014. The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism. Princeton: Princeton University Press.
  2. Lancaster, L.R. 2004. The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.


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