Samantabhadradhāraṇīsūtra (Guanzizai Pusa Shuo Puxian Tuoluoni Jing) 觀自在菩薩說普賢陀羅尼經

Translated by Amoghavajra


第 20 冊 No. 1037 觀自在菩薩說普賢陀羅尼經 唐 不空譯 共 1 卷
Volume 20, No. 1037; Samantabhadradhāraṇīsūtra (Guanzizai Pusa Shuo Puxian Tuoluoni Jing); Translated by Amoghavajra in the Tang in 1 scroll


Avalokitesvara bodhisattva explains the merits of the Samantabhadra Dhāraṇī, enters the Vajra Mandala Samadhi and recites dhāraṇī. Following that the effects of the dhāraṇī are listed, including liberation from suffering and curing of illness, and more ritual details are given.


Sanskrit title and date 720-774 from Lancaster (2004, 'K 1308')

English translation


Primary Source

Amoghavajra, 《觀自在菩薩說普賢陀羅尼經》 'Samantabhadradhāraṇīsūtra (Guanzizai Pusa Shuo Puxian Tuoluoni Jing),' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 20, No. 1037, Accessed 2016-10-06,


  1. Giebel 2011, pp. 27-36.
  2. Lancaster 2004, 'K 1308'.

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