Divine Spells and Great Dharanis Taught by the Seven Buddhas and Eight Bodhisattvas (Qi Fo Ba Pusa Suo Shuo Da Tuoluoni Shen Zhou Jing) 七佛八菩薩所說大陀羅尼神呪經

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Colophon

第 21 冊 No. 1332 七佛八菩薩所說大陀羅尼神呪經 失譯 共 4 卷
Volume 21, No. 1332; Divine Spells and Great Dhāraṇīs Taught by the Seven Buddhas and Eight Bodhisattvas (Qi Fo Ba Pusa Suo Shuo Da Tuoluoni Shen Zhou Jing); Translated by Unknown in 4 scrolls

Summary

This text is a collection of dhāraṇīs attributed to the seven Buddhas and eight bodhisattvas in the title. It was originally a single scroll. It was later expanded into four scrolls.

Notes

Date 317-420 from Lancaster (2004, 'K 433')

English translation (parial)

Silk, Jonathan A. 2008 “The Jifayue sheku tuoluoni jing–Translation, non-translation, both or neither?” Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies: 369-420.

Primary Source

Unknown, 《七佛八菩薩所說大陀羅尼神呪經》 'Qi Fo Ba Pusa Suo Shuo Da Tuoluoni Shen Zhou 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. 1332, Accessed 2016-10-09, http://tripitaka.cbeta.org/T21n1332.

References

  1. Lancaster 2004, 'K 433'.
  2. Shinohara 2014, pp. 27-30

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