Sutras & Texts in pdf

It is with deep appreciation and gratitude for the Masters and Translators along with all others who have offered and made possible the downloadable PDF files found below. May all sentient beings benefit from the priceless Buddha Dharma.

The Pureland Translation Project

 Introducing Venerable Yinshun to the West

A Treasury-of-Mahayana-Sutra-Selection-From-the-Maharatnakuta-Sutra


Lotsawa House Translations of Tibetan Buddhist Texts is here

A Complete Buddhist Sutra compilation in English is offered by Buddhist here – where you may download pdf files of the complete collection from A – Z.

Double-Click on a  title below – the page will open then click again on the title:

Avatamsaka Sutra The Flower Ornament Sutra trans Cleary

Samdhinirmocana Sutra

Vajrasamadhi Sutra

Lion’s Roar of Queen Srimala

Tathagatagarbha Sutra

The Five Treaties (Shastras) of Maitreya:

1 Abhisamayalankara Ornament for Clear Realization Trans by Hopkins & Yi

1 Abhisamayalankara Trans by Conze 1959

2 Mahayanasutralamkara The Universal Vehicle Discourse Literature,2004

3 Madhyantavibhanga Distinguishing the Middle from the Extremes with commentary by Thrangu Trans Levinson,2000

4 Dharma-dharmata-vibhaga, Maitreya’a Distinguishing Phenomena and Pure Being with Commentary by Mipham, Trans Jim Scott under the guidance of Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche

4 Dharma-dharmata-vibhaga, Distinguishing Dharma and Dharmata w Commentary by Thrangu Rinpoche Trans ,Levinsion,2001

5 Uttara Tantra Shastra Buddha Nature with Commentary by Khenpo Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche Trans by Fuchs

5 Uttara Tantra Shastra Buddha-Nature with commentary by Dzongsar Jamjang Khyentse Rinpoche 2007

5 Uttara Tantra Shastra Root Text The Changeless Nature under guidance of Thrangu Rinpoche & Tsultrim Gyamtso Rinpoche Trans Kenneth Holmes & Katia Holmes

Additional Selected Sutras

Prajnaparamita Sutra

Universal Gateway of Guanyin Bodhisattva Sutra

Diamond Sutra

Lankavatara Sutra

Platform Sutra

The Sutra of Perfect Enlightenment

Surangama Sutra

The Mahayana Mahaparinirvana Sutra

Sutra of 42 Chapters Sutra

Vairocana Sutra

The Heart Sutra of the Perfection of Wisdom with Obstacle Remover

Access To Insight offers translation of Pali Tripitaka (Canon)

Golden Light Sutra

Lotus Sutra

Threefold Lotus Sutra


Teachings of the Masters

Gateway to the Dharma Old Master Jen Chun

Great Bodhi Mind Old Master Jen Chun

Sunlight Blessings Which Cure the Longing of Remembrance  Most Venerable Lamchen Gyalpo Rinpoche

Mahamudra Collection LotsawaHouse

Retreat and Solitude Collection LotsawaHouse

The Benefits of Saving Lives LotsawaHouse

Words of Advice LotsawaHouse

The Record of Linji

Sixty Songs of Milarepa

Every so often more will be posted.

May all sentient beings be benefitted.