Non-Canonical Texts & their Translations


Pāli Title

English Translation

Abhidhammatthasaṅgaha and
Abhidhammatthavibhāvinī-ṭīkā


Summary of the Topics of Abhidhamma and Exposition of the Topics of Abhidhamma;
Compendium of Philosophy


Bhesajjamañjūsā

The Casket of Medicine

Cūlavaṃsa
Cūlavaṃsa (translation)

Bhesajjamañjūsā

The Casket of Medicine

Dasabodhisattuppattikathā

The Birth Stories of the Ten Bodhisattas (translation published together with the text)

Dīpavaṃsa

Dīpavaṃsa (translation published together with the text)

Jinakālamālī
Epochs of the Conqueror
Jinālaṅkāra

Jinālaṅkāra (translation published together with the text)

Kuṇālajātaka

Kuṇālajātaka (translation published together with the text)

Mahāvaṃsa

The Great Chronicle of Ceylon

Milindapañha & Milinda-ṭīkā

Milinda's Questions

Nāmarūpasamāso
(Khemappakaraṇa)


The Summary of Mind and Matter
(in: Journal of the Pali Text Society, Vol. XI, 1987)

Nettipakaraṇa

The Guide

Paññāsajātaka (Zimmè Jātaka)

Apocryphal Birth Stories

Pātimokkha

Pātimokkha (translation published together with the text)

Peṭakopadesa

Piṭaka Disclosure

Samantakūṭavaṇṇanā

In Praise of Mount Samanta

Sāsanavaṃsa

The History of the Buddha's Religion (no longer available from the PTS)

Thūpavaṃsa

Thūpavaṃsa (translation published together with the text)

Upāsakajanālaṅkāra

The Ornament of Lay Followers: Ānanda's Upāsakajanālaṅkāra

Visuddhimagga

The Path of Purity

Yogāvacara's Manual

Manual of a Mystic