The Sutra of Bodhisattva Ksitigarbha's Fundamental Vows
(Second Edition)

(Taisho Tripitaka 0412)

Translated from Sanskrit into Chinese during Tong Dynasty by Tripitaka Master Siksananda

Translated into English by Upasaka Tao-tsi Shih

Edited by Dr. Frank G. French

Provided by Sutra Translation Committee of the U.S. and Canada

Chapter 1: Miracles in the Palace of the Trayastrimsas Heaven
Chapter 2: The Assembly of Innumerable Transformational Ksitigarbhas
Chapter 3: Contemplation on the Karmic Connection between Sentient Beings
Chapter 4: The Karmic Retribution of Sentient Beings in Jambudvipa
Chapter 5: The Names Of The Various Hells
Chapter 6: Tathagata's Praises
Chapter 7: Benefitting the Living and the Dead
Chapter 8: The Praises of Yamaraja and Others
Chapter 9: The Recitation of the Buddhas' Names
Chapter 10: Appraisal of the Meritorious Virtue Gained from Almsgiving
Chapter 11: Protection of the Dharma by the Deities in Charge of the Land
Chapter 12: The Benefits of Seeing and Hearing
Chapter 13: The Commendation of Human Beings and Devas

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