Mātangīsūtra (Modengjia Jing) 摩登伽經

Translated by Zhu Luyan and Zhi Qian


第 21 冊 No. 1300 摩登伽經 吳 竺律炎支謙共譯 共 2 卷 Volume 21, No. 1300 Mātangīsūtra (Modengjia Jing) Translated by 竺律炎支謙共 in the Wu in 2 scrolls


Sanskrit title and date 307-313 from Lancaster (Lancaster 2004, 'K 766')

English translations

Miyata, Giebel, and Kiyota 2015, Esoteric Texts: The Sutra of the Vow of Fulfilling the Great Perpetual Enjoyment and Benefiting All Sentient Beings Without Exception (Taishō Volume 8, Number 243), Translated by Taisen Miyata, The Mātaṅga Sutra (Taishō Volume 21, Number 1300) Translated by Rolf W. Giebel, The Bodhicitta Śāstra (Taishō Volume 32, Number 1665) Translated by Minoru Kiyota, BDK America https://bdkamerica.org/product/esoteric-texts/

Primary Source

竺律炎支謙共, 《摩登伽經》 'Mātangīsūtra (Modengjia 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. 1300, Accessed 2016-10-09, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T21n1300.


  1. Lancaster, L.R. 2004, The Korean Buddhist Canon: A Descriptive Catalogue, http://www.acmuller.net/descriptive_catalogue.

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