The Medicine Buddha Sutra

Available in English & Chinese w/ pinyin

The Medicine Buddha Sutra 
(Chinese: 藥師琉璃光如來本願經)

Medicine Buddha, the Buddha of healing in Chinese Buddhism, is believed to cure all suffering (both physical and mental) of sentient beings. The Medicine Buddha Sutra is commonly chanted and recited in Buddhist monasteries, and the Medicine Buddha’s twelve great vows are widely praised.



  • Incense Praise
  • Sutra Opening Verse
  • Medicine Buddha Sutra
  • Triple Refuge
  • Dedication of Merit
  • A Prayer to Medicine Buddha