Sutra's where can I by some?

Sutra's where can I by some?

Postby gingercatni » Fri May 27, 2011 6:37 pm

Can anyone direct me to a bookstore online that sells pureland sutra's? I would like to have them in book form rather than downloads. Thanks! :namaste:
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Re: Sutra's where can I by some?

Postby Mr. G » Fri May 27, 2011 7:06 pm

An outstanding translation by the Numata Center for Buddhist Translation and Research:

The Three Pure Land Sutras (Bdk English Tripitaka Translation Series)

http://www.amazon.com/Three-Sutras-Engl ... 716&sr=8-1

Nicely bound, hardcover.
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Re: Sutra's where can I by some?

Postby Will » Fri May 27, 2011 8:12 pm

gingercatni wrote:Can anyone direct me to a bookstore online that sells pureland sutra's? I would like to have them in book form rather than downloads. Thanks! :namaste:


This translation by Gomez has both the Sanskrit & Chinese versions:

http://www.abebooks.com/servlet/SearchR ... s&x=49&y=9
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Re: Sutra's where can I by some?

Postby Mr. G » Sat May 28, 2011 7:50 pm

Yes, that's a good one too Will
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Re: Sutra's where can I by some?

Postby Nosta » Sun May 29, 2011 1:19 pm

There are also some good ebooks. Unfortunatly, you will find maybe something like 10-15 (is so much!) ebooks on pureland, only. I would like to see more than that.
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Re: Sutra's where can I buy some?

Postby Will » Mon Apr 30, 2012 10:49 pm

BTTS has updated their website, so here is the Amitabha Sutra with Master Hua's comments:

http://www.bttsonline.org/english-sutra ... bha-sutra/
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