Sifen lü

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Sifen lü (J. Shibunritsu; K. Sabun yul), aka the Four Part Vinaya, is the Chinese translation of the Dharmaguptaka vinaya, which became the most influential vinaya translation in East Asia.[1]

The text is named after the four main sections of the text.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Buswell & Lopez 2014, s.v. Sifen lü.