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大藏经     Dà zàng jīng     Chinese Buddhist Canon / Da zang jing / Dazangjing

Traditional: 大藏經
Grammar: Proper Noun
Notes: Extends the Sanskrit term tripiṭaka (Pali tipitaka), which includes the three baskets: sutras, commentaries, and regulations, to include multiple versions of these from different Indian schools and to also include Chinese commentaries, biographies, and histories (BL 'Dazangjing'). FGS standard: Tripitaka or Buddhist Canon.
Topic: Buddhism

Other senses of the word: 大藏经

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