Ratnaguṇasañcayagāthā 佛說佛母寶德藏般若波羅蜜經

Verses on the Collection of Precious Qualities


佛說佛母寶德藏般若波羅蜜經 宋 法賢譯 共 3 卷
Ratnaguṇasañcayagāthā; Translated by Fa Xian in the Song in 3 scrolls.

Alternative Titles

Verses on the Accumulation of Precious Qualities; The Prajñāpāramitā Sūtra which is the Storehouse of the Precious Virtues of the Mother of the Buddhas


A sūtra in the prajñāpāramitā tradition translated by Fa Xian 法賢 in 991, T 229 (Lancaster, 2004, 'K 1200'). Literally, 'Verses on the Collection of Precious Qualities.' (BL, 'Ratnaguṇasaṃcayagāthā')

English Translations



Verse summary in Conze, E. 1973, The Perfection of Wisdom in Eight Thousand Lines & its Verse Summary, San Francisco: Four Seasons Foundation.

Primary Source

Fa Xian, trans., 《佛說佛母寶德藏般若波羅蜜經》 'Ratnaguṇasañcayagāthā,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 8, No. 229, Accessed 2016-07-08, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T08n0229.


  1. Conze 1978, p. 53.
  2. Lancaster 2004, s.v. K 1200.

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