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The Pure Land Tradition’s Ten Essentials《净土十要》

《净土十要》
[The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials

As selected (选定) by the Pure Land Tradition’s 9th Patriarch Great Master Ǒuyì (净土宗九祖蕅益大师), all Ten Essentials (with 13 main and 16 secondary texts as appendices) are available in Chinese at http://www.donglin.org/wenku/3/A-016%20%E5%87%80%E5%9C%9F%E5%8D%81%E8%A6%81%EF%BC%88%E7%BD%91%EF%BC%89%202021.8.29.pdf, while English versions are pending, unless with links provided below.

《净土十要》第一
[1] First [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《佛说阿弥陀经要解》
[1.1] Essential Explanation [Of The] Sūtrā [In Which The] Buddha Speaks [Of] Amitā[bha Buddha]
https://purelanders.com/yaojie

附录:无量寿经四十八愿
[1.2] Appendix: Immeasurable Life Sūtrā’s Forty-Eight Vows

《净土十要》第二
[2] Second [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《往生净土忏愿仪》
[2.1] Repentance [And] Aspiration Rites [For] Rebirth [In] Pure Land

《往生净土决疑行愿二门》
[2.2] Two Doors [Of] Practice [And] Aspiration [To] Resolve Doubts [For] Rebirth [In] Pure Land

附录:结莲社普劝文
[2.3] Appendix: Formation [Of] Lotus Society’s Universal Encouragement Text
https://purelanders.com/2022/07/05/formation-of-lotus-societys-universal-encouragement-text

《净土十要》第三
[3] Third [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《观无量寿佛经初心三昧门》
[3.1] Sūtrā [On] Contemplation [Of] Immeasurable Life Buddha’s Initial Mind’s Samādhi Door

《受持佛说阿弥陀经行愿仪》
[3.2] Practice [And] Aspiration Rites [For] Receiving [And] Upholding [The] Sūtrā [In Which The] Buddha Speaks [Of] Amitā[bha Buddha]

附录:楂庵法师临行自饯
[3.3] Appendix: Dharma Master Zhā’ān’s Personal Farewell [When] Approaching Departure
https://purelanders.com/2022/07/06/dharma-master-zhaan-personal-farewell-when-approaching-departure

《净土十要》第四
[4] Fourth [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《净土十疑论》
[4.1] Treatise [On] Ten Doubts [About] Pure Land
https://purelanders.com/shiyi

附录一:唐五台山竹林寺法照传
[4.2] Appendix One: Táng [Dynasty’s] Five-Terraced Mountain’s [Wǔtáishān] Bamboo Grove Monastery’s [Zhúlínsì] Fǎzhào’s Biography

附录二:唐洛阳罔极寺慧日传
[4.3] Appendix Two: Táng [Dynasty’s] Luòyáng’s Inexhaustible Monastery’s [Wǎngjísì] Huìrì’s Biography
https://purelanders.com/2022/07/07/tang-dynastys-luoyangs-wangji-monasterys-huiris-biography

附录三:宗赜禅师莲华胜会录文
[4.4] Appendix Three: Chán [Master] Zōngzé’s Lotus Flower Grand Assembly’s Recorded Text
附录四:大智律师净业礼忏仪序

[4.5] Appendix Four: Preface [Of] Vinaya Master Dàzhì’s Rite For Pure Karma’s Prostration [And] Repentance

《净土十要》第五
[5] Fifth [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’


《念佛三昧宝王论》卷上、卷中、卷下
[5.1] Treatise [On] Samādhi Treasure King [From] Mindfulness [Of] Buddha: Upper Scroll, Middle Scroll, Lower Scroll

《净土十要》第六
[6] Sixth [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《净土或问》
[6.1] Pure Land Doubts [And] Questions 
http://www.buddhanet.net/pdf_file/pureland.pdf (p.54)

《净土十要》第七
[7] Seventh [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《西斋净土诗》卷上、卷下
[7.1] Western Study’s Pure Land Poems: Upper Scroll, Lower Scroll

附录一:莲池大师答苏州曹鲁川书
[7.2] Appendix One: Great Master Liánchí’s Reply Letter [To] Sūzhōu’s Cáo Lǔchuān

附录二:蕅益大师答卓左车茶话(原问博山启附)
[7.3] Appendix Two: Great Master Ǒuyì’s Reply [With] Words [Over] Tea [To] Zhuō Zuǒchē ([With] Original Question [At] Bóshān [At The] Beginning Attached)

附录三:蕅益大师《示念佛法门》
[7.4] Appendix Three: Great Master Ǒuyì’s ‘Guidance [On The] Dharma Door [Of] Mindfulness [Of] Buddha’
https://purelanders.com/famen

《净土十要》第八
[8] Eighth [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《宝王三昧念佛直指》卷上、卷下
[8.1] Treasure King Samādhi [Of] Mindfulness [Of] Buddha’s Direct Pointers: Upper Scroll, Lower Scroll

附录:破妄念佛说(一名直指心要)
[8.2] Appendix: Breaking [Of That] Falsely Spoken [About] Mindfulness [Of] Buddha ([With] One Named ‘Direct Pointers [Of The] Mind’s Essentials’)

《净土十要》第九
[9] Ninth [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《净土生无生论》
[9.1] Treatise [On] Pure Land Birth [And] Non-Birth

附录:续《净土生无生论》
[9.2] Appendix: Continuation [Of] ‘Treatise [On] Pure Land Birth [And] Non-Birth’

《净土法语》
[9.3] Pure Land’s Dharma Words

附录一:圆观等九人传
[9.4] Appendix One: Yuánguān [And Other] Nine Persons’ Biographies

附录二:无功叟《净土自信录》序
[9.5] Appendix Two: Preface [Of] Meritless Old Man’s ‘Record [Of] Confidence [In] Pure Land’
https://purelanders.com/2022/07/06/preface-of-meritless-old-mans-record-of-confidence-in-pure-land

《净土十要》第十
[10] Tenth [Of ‘The] Pure Land [Tradition’s] Ten Essentials’

《西方合论》
[10.1] Western [Pure Land’s] Combined Treatise

附录一:纪梦(出《珂雪斋外集》)
[10.2] Appendix One: Record [Of A] Dream (From ‘Pure Snow Study’s Additional Collection’)

附录二:袁中郎传
[10.3] Appendix Two: Yuán Zhōngláng’s Biography

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