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The Prajnaparamita (Perfection of Wisdom) Sutra

The entire Prajnaparamita is a series of about 40 works, expanded upon and then condensed by many anonymous authors. Most probably were composed at the beginning of the Common Era. The Diamond and Heart sutras are well-known condensations of the Prajnaparamita.

The Heart Sutra
A brief introduction to the Heart Sutra for the completely baffled.

The Diamond Sutra
The Diamond Sutra is one of the most important scriptures of Mahayana Buddhism. This article describes the sutra's origins and history.

A Bubble in a Stream
This short verse is one of the most frequently quoted passages from the Mahayana Buddhist scriptures. What does it mean?

The Deeper Meaning of the Diamond Sutra
People often say that the Diamond Sutra is about impermanence, but this is a misunderstanding based on bad translation.

Dharma Talk on the Diamond Sutra by Thich Nhat Hanh
The Venerable Thich Nhat Hanh discusses the Diamond Sutra.

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