Buddhist Sūtras | Index of Category


Buddhist Sūtras | Index of Category – Contains all most important Buddhist Sūtras and Canonical works – published in this category on Red Zambala –

containing such sub-categories as – Theravada Sūtras, Important Treatises and Prayer-books from Theravada Buddhist tradition, All major Pure Land and Mahāyāna  Sūtras, Several Important Vajrayana Sūtras from Tibetan Canon and as well several important Texts from Tibetan tradition – full text of Tibetan Book of the Dead – first of all and most recommended – and a few others.

Theravada Sūtras

1. Dīgha Nikāya or Long Discourses of Buddha – full
2. Majjhima Nikāya or Middle-length Discourses of Buddha – full
3. Dhammapada — The Path to Truth – with commentaries
4. Itivuttaka —  a collection of 112 short discourses
5. The Way to the Beyond | Pārāyanavagga - Pārāyana Vagga forms a part of the Sutta Nipāta, a sub-division of the Khuddhaka Nikāya of Pali Canon. It is among the earliest existing Buddhist literature.
6. The Long Discourse Giving Advice to Rāhula - Mahārāhulovādasuttaṁ, Majjhima Nikāya: 62.

Theravada Canon / Related

1. Abhidharmakośa by Vasubandhu
2. Mettabhāvanā - Friendliness Meditation
3. Theravada Protection Chants

Pure Land | Mahāyāna Buddhism

1. Smaller Sukhāvatīvyūha Sutra (Amitābha Sūtra)
2. Larger Sukhāvatīvyūha Sutra - Infinite Life Sūtra
3. Amitāyurdhyāna Sūtra  - "Sutra on the Contemplation of Buddha Amitāyus" (also called the "Amitāyus Meditation Sutra"

Mahāyāna Buddhism

1. Prajña Paramita Hridaya Sutra, or Ultimate Heart’s Wisdom Sutra

Tibetan Buddhism

1. Tathāghatagarbha Sutra
2. Amitayus Long Life Sutra
3. Buddha Amitabha Sutra
4. Medicine Buddha Sutra

Important Works | Tibetan Buddhism

1. Tibetan Book of the Dead
2. Benefits of Guru Rinpoche mantra
3. Instruction on Parting from the Four Attachments - Sakya Pandita
4. Vajra Armor Healing mantra of Padmasambhava
5. the Garland of Views – by Guru Rinpoche / Padmasambhava - A note, summarizing different views, vehicles and so on
6. Tilopa's Mahamudra Song
7. The Prayer of the Ground, Path & Fruition - by Jigme Lingpa (1729-1798)
8. A Precious Garland of the Supreme Path - Instructions of Gampopa (1079–1153)