Avataṃsakasūtra (Flower Garland Sūtra) 大方廣佛華嚴經

Translated by Buddhabhadra


大方廣佛華嚴經 東晉 佛馱跋陀羅譯 共 60 卷
Avataṃsakasūtra / Flower Garland Sūtra (Dafang Guang Fo Huayan Jing) Translated by Buddhabhadra in the Eastern Jin in 60 scrolls


Date 418-422 and Sanskrit title from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 79') English translations: Cleary (1984-1986)

Primary Source

Buddhabhadra, 《大方廣佛華嚴經》 'Avataṃsakasūtra / Flower Garland Sūtra (Dafang Guang Fo Huayan Jing),' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 9, No. 278, Accessed 2016-08-07, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T09n0278.


  1. Cleary, TF. 1984-1986, The flower ornament scripture : a translation of the Avatamsaka sutra, Random House: New York.
  2. Lancaster, L.R. 2004, The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.


  1. British Library, The Garland Sutra.

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