Bodhicitta Precept Ceremony (Shou Putixin Jie Yi) 受菩提心戒儀

Translated by Amoghavajra


第 18 冊 No. 915 受菩提心戒儀 唐 不空譯 共 1 卷
Volume 18, No. 915, Shou Putixin Jie Yi, Bodhicitta Precept Ceremony, Translated by Amoghavajra in the Tang in 1 scroll


A ritual manual describing tantric initiation precepts, including paying homage to the Buddha, repentance, refuge in the Triple Gem, arousal of bodhicitta, and precept conferral.


Date 720-774 from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 1331')

English translation


Primary Source

Amoghavajra, 《受菩提心戒儀》 'Shou Putixin Jie Yi,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 18, No. 915, Accessed 2016-09-30,


  1. Giebel 2011, pp. 27-36.
  2. Lancaster 2004, 'K 1331'.

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