Jainism : The World of Conquerors ► Apendix 3

Posted: 03.01.2016

Translations of Texts in Western Languages

Some Jain Sacred Texts and chapters have been translated into English, German, French and Italian. We have listed some of them below.

Year

Name of text

Translator/Author/Publisher

English

Other language

1884

Aacaaranga sutra

Trans. Jacobi, H in Jain Sutras 1: 1-213 Oxford: Clarendon Press, Repr.1968: Delhi and New York

English

 

1981

Aacaaranga sutra

Ed. Mahaprajna, Ladnun: Jain Visva Bharati

English

 

1907

Antakriddasaa

Trans. Barnett, L. London

English

 

1970

Anuyogadvaara
sutra

Trans. Hanaki, T. Vaishali: Prakrit Jain Institute

English

 

1960

Anyayoga. with
syadvadmanjari

Trans. Thomas, F. Berlin: Akademie-Verlag

 

German

1973- 1985

Bhagvati sutra

Trans. Lalvani, G. 4 Vols. Calcutta: Jain Bhavan.

English

 

1905

Brahatkalpa sutra

Trans. Schubring, W. Leipzig: G. Kreysing.

 

German

1910

Brahatkalpa sutra

Trans. of German by Burgess, M. in Indian Antiquary

English

 

1932

Dasavaikalika
sutra

Trans. Schubring,W. Ahmedabad: Anandji Kalyanji

 

German

1973

Dasavaikalika
sutra

Trans. Lalwani, K. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass

English

 

1968

Dharmabindu

Trans. Dixit, K. Ahmedabad: L. D. Institute

English

 

1974

Gommatasaara

Trans. Prasada, S. & Prasada, A. 3 Vols. Lucknow: Central Publishing House

English

 

1968

Kalpa sutra

Trans. Jacobi, H. in Jain Sutras 1: 217-311 Oxford:Clarendon Press

English

 

1972

Kalpa sutra

Trans. Stevenson, J. in the Kalpa Sutra and Nava Tatva, London

English

 

1979

Kalpa sutra

Trans. Lalwani, K. Delhi: Motilal Banarsidass

English

 

1963

Mahaanisitha
sutra

Trans. Deleu, J. chs. 1-3 Schubring W. Hamburg

English

German

1975

Pancaastikaaya
saara

Trans. Chakravarti A and Upadhye A. Delhi: Bharatiya Jnanpith

English

 

1935

Pravacana-Sara
and Tattva
Dipika,

Thomas, F. Introduction to
Barend Faddegon (tr.), Cambridge:Cambridge University Press

English

 

1971

Ratnakaranda
sraavakacaara

Trans. Jain, C. Bijnor: The Jaina Publishing House

English

 

1971

Samayasara

Trans. Chakravarti A. Delhi: Bharatiya Jnanpith

English

 

1980

Sarvathasiddhi

Trans. Jain, S. as Reality Calcutta: Vira Sasana Sangha

English

 

1895

Sutrakritanga
sutra

Trans. Jacobi, H. in Jain Sutras 2: 235-435. Oxford: Clarendon Press Reprint.1968 Delhi

English

 

1906

Tattvartha sutra

Trans. Jacobi, H. Leipzig:

 

German

1974

Tattvartha sutra

Trans. Jaini, J. Arah: Central Publishing House

English

 

1974

Tattvartha sutra

Trans. & Comm. Dixit, K. Ahmedabad: L.D. Institute

English

 

1982

Tattvartha sutra

Trans. & Comm. Ohira, S. Ahmedabad: L. D. Institute

English

 

1985

Tattvartha sutra

Trans.& Comm. Mukherjee, K. Ladnun: Jain Visva Bharati

English

 

1994

Tattvartha sutra

Trans. Tatia, N. London: Sacred Literature Trust

English

 

1931- 1962

Trisasthisalaaka
Purusa caritra

Trans. Johnson, H. Baroda: The Oriental Institute

English

 

1885- 1890

Upaasaka dasa

Trans. Hoernle, A. 2 vols. Calcutta: Asiatic Society

English

 

1895

Uttaraadhyayana
Sutra

Trans. Jacobi, H. in Jain Sutras 2: 1-232 Oxford: Clarendon Press

English

 

1974

Uttaradhyanana
Sutra

Trans. Lalvani, G. Calcutta: Jain Bhavan

English

 

1966

Vyaavahaara
sutra

Trans. Caillat in W. Schubring (ed.) Hamburg: Cram, de Gryter and Co.

 

French and German

1989

Yogasastra

Trans. Gopani, A. Jaipur: Prakrit Bharati Academy

English

 

 

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Title: Jainism: The World of Conquerors
Authors:
Dr. Natubhai Shah
Publisher: Sussex Academic Press
Edition: 1998