Woodenfish English Sutra Translations Available

I received the following e-mail today concerning the Woodenfish Sutra Translation Project (which I had never heard of before!). They have new translations of a selection of sutras available for free.

Woodenfish English Sutra Translation for free download http://www.woodenfish.org/sutra For the past three years the Woodenfish Sutra Translation Project has distributed nearly 100,000 English translations of Chinese Buddhist sutras in hand-held size paperback editions for free. To make these translations even more easily accessible, as of 2009 our publications are available for free download at the Woodenfish website. These publications include: T 235 * Vajra Prajnaparamita Sutra * 金剛般若波羅蜜經 T 251 * Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra * 般若波羅蜜多心經 T 366 *Amitabha Sutra * 阿彌陀經 T 412 * Sutra on the Past Vows of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva * 地藏菩薩本願經 T 685 * Yulan Bowl Sutra * 盂蘭盆經 T 684 * Sutra on the Difficulty of Repaying the Kindness of Parents * 父母恩難報經 T 2887 * Sutra on the Profound Kindness of Parents * 父母恩重經 ---- * Sutra on the Difficulty of Repaying the Profound Kindness of Parents * 父母恩重難報經 T 1670 * Nagasena Bhiksu Sutra * 那先比丘經 * Nagasena Bhiksu Sutra * – endnotes 那先比丘經註解 This series of translations include:
  • Facing bilingual Chinese-English pages to encourage language training
  • Introduction to the history of the particular sutra
  • Glossary of terms found within the sutra
  • Catalogue of other English translations of the same sutra
The Woodenfish Sutra Translation Project works in collaboration with Buddha’s Light Publishing to make these publications available to the public at no cost. Your comments on the project or the contribution of your translation work will be appreciated. Please visit www.woodenfish.org click on “sutra translation” for more information pertaining to this translation project.