How many volumes, or fascicule, are there in the Chinese Tipitaka?

发布日期:2020-08-16   字体大小:   

There are 1692 books, totaling 6241 volumes. Besides, over 1000 volumes composed by Chinese scholars are collected in the Chinese Tipitaka. In the Ming Dynasty, the Jiaxing edition of the Chinese Tipitaka collected some 5600 volumes of Chinese scholars’ writings to add to the Tipitaka as a sequel. In modern times, sequels have also been compiled in Japan, which are all drawn from Chinese writings. These total 1750 books, 7140 volumes.

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