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The Ten Bodhisattva Grounds - Trilingual

(Trilingual Chinese-English-Sanskrit Edition)



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The Ten Bodhisattva Grounds - Trilingual

Trilingual Chinese-English-Sanskrit Edition

The Avatamsaka Sūtra, Chapter 26

"The Ten Bodhisattva Grounds" is an annotated English Translation by Bhikshu Dharmamitra of Tripitaka Master Śikṣānanda’s circa 699 ce Sanskrit-to-Chinese translation of the Avataṃsaka Sūtra, Chapter 26. This text describes in great detail the ten highest levels of bodhisattva practice on the path to buddhahood as taught in that sutra.

This trilingual edition (English / Chinese / Sanskrit) includes the facing-page simplified and traditional Chinese texts along with the entire appended P. L. Vaidya Sanskrit text. The Sanskrit section headings are inset in the texts in all three languages to facilitate close comparative study and easy mutual correlation.

This edition of the English translation includes: List of Abbreviations; General Table of Contents; Directory to Chapter Subsections (9 pages, closely outlined); Endnotes (275+); Variant Readings from Other Chinese Editions; and Bibliography.

This special "Trilingual Chinese-English-Sanskrit Edition" includes facing-page simplified (Qianlong Zang) and traditional (Taisho) Chinese scripts. For the "English-Only Edition," Click Here.

620 pages, paper, 6" x 9"

ISBN: 9781935413134


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