Zhuan Falun Jing (Dharmacakrapravartanasūtra) 佛說轉法輪經

Translated by An Shigao in 1 scroll


佛說轉法輪經 後漢 安世高譯 共 1 卷 Zhuan Falun Jing (Dharmacakrapravartanasūtra) Translated by An Shigao in the Later Han in 1 scroll


Sanksrit name from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 741') English translations: From the Pali (SN 56.11 PTS: S v 420)

Primary Source

An Shigao, trans., 《佛說轉法輪經》 'Zhuan Falun Jing (Dharmacakrapravartanasūtra),' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 2, No. 109, Accessed 2016-07-09, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T02n0109.


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