Buddha Expounds the Sūtra on Extending Life through the Merit of Making Stūpas (Fo Shuo Zao Ta Yan Ming Gongde Jing) 佛說造塔延命功德經
Translated by Prajñā
Colophon第 19 冊 No. 1026 佛說造塔延命功德經 唐 般若譯 共 1 卷
Volume 19, No. 1026; Fo Shuo Zao Ta Yan Ming Gongde Jing; Buddha Expounds the Sūtra on Extending Life through the Merit of Making Stūpas; Translated by Prajñā in the Tang in 1 scroll
SummaryThe text describes merit building through building of stupas and gives dharanis.
NotesThis text contains Siddham characters that are not shown correctly in the NTI Reader. This text does not appear in the Korean canon. A Taishō footnote for this text reads: ＜原＞縮刷大藏經, 原本冠註曰此經麗宋元明四本倶欠今對校檗本, ＜甲＞三十帖策子第十七帖 Source: Shukusatsu daizōkyō [Reduced Print Canon]. This version has some notes that are not present in the Korean, Song, Yuan, and Ming versions. 1. Sheet 17 of the Sanjuji sakushi.
Primary SourcePrajñā, 《佛說造塔延命功德經》 'Fo Shuo Zao Ta Yan Ming Gongde Jing,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 19, No. 1026, Accessed 2016-10-05, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T19n1026.
- FGDB, s.v. 佛說造塔延命功德經.
- Giebel 2011, pp. 27-36.
- Orzech and Sørensen 2011a, p. 150.