Sutra of the Mantras and Rituals of the Gana (Shi Zhou Fa Jing) 使呪法經

Translated by Bodhiruci


第 21 冊 No. 1267 使呪法經 唐 菩提留支譯 共 1 卷
Volume 21, No. 1267; Shi Zhou Fa Jing; Sutra of the Mantras and Rituals of the Gana; Translated by Bodhiruci in the Tang in 1 scroll

Other names

Japanese: Shiju hokyō


A text connected with the deity Vināyaka, a form of Gaṇeśa. Includes Siddham script for the mantras.


This text does not appear in the Korean canon. A Taishō footnote for this text reads: <原>黄檗版淨嚴等加筆本, <甲>高山寺藏古寫本 Source: Ōbaku Canon version with annotations by Jōgon; 1. Takayama Temple collection old manuscript.

English translation


Primary Source

Bodhiruci, 《使呪法經》 'Shi Zhou Fa Jing,' in Taishō shinshū Daizōkyō 《大正新脩大藏經》, in Takakusu Junjiro, ed., (Tokyo: Taishō Shinshū Daizōkyō Kankōkai, 1988), Vol. 21, No. 1267, Accessed 2016-10-09,


  1. Sanford 1997, p. 294.

Collection vocabulary analysis