The Journey of the Eminent Monk Faxian 高僧法顯傳

Recorded by Faxian


第 51 冊 No. 2085 高僧法顯傳 東晉 法顯記 共 1 卷 Volume 51, No. 2085 The Journey of the Eminent Monk Faxian Recorded by Faxian in the Eastern Jin in 1 scroll


Date 405 from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 1073') English translations: 1. Faxian, and James Legge. 1965. A record of Buddhistic kingdoms: being an account by the Chinese monk Fâ-hien of his travels in India and Ceylon (A.D. 399-414) in search of the Buddhist books of discipline. New York: Paragon Book Reprint Corp. 2. Li, Rongxi, “The Journey of the Eminent Monk Faxian” in Li, Jung-hsi, and Albert A. Dalia. 2002. Lives of great monks and nuns. Berkeley, Calif: Numata Center for Buddhist Translation and Research.

Primary Source

Faxian, 《高僧法顯傳》 'The Journey of the Eminent Monk Faxian,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 51, No. 2085, Accessed 2016-10-31,


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

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