A Collection of Parables 眾經撰雜譬喻

Compiled by Kumārajīva in 2 scrolls


眾經撰雜譬喻 道略集 姚秦 鳩摩羅什譯 共 2 卷 A Collection of Parables Compiled by Kumārajīva in 2 scrolls


Title from Hsing Yun and Miao Guang trans. 2016, p. 370. T 208 does not appear in the Korean canon (Lancaster 2004, 'K 1016') This is a list of similes from different sūtras. English translations: none

Primary Source

Kumārajīva, 《眾經撰雜譬喻》 'Zhong Jing Zhuan Za Piyu,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 4, No. 208, Accessed 2016-07-11, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T04n0208.


  1. Lancaster, L.R. 2004, The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.

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