Pure Land Sutras

There are several Pure Land Sutras. Translations and partial translations of several are located on this website:

The Buddha Speaks of Amitabha (Fo Shuo E-Mi-Tuo Jing )This version of this sutra is recited daily at Hua Zang Si in San Francisco.

The Larger Sukhavativyuha Sutra (The Sutra of the Buddha of Eternal Life) which provides a description of Sukhavati (Western Pure Land), the Land of Bliss:

The Smaller Pure Land Sutra

The Visualization Of the Buddha of Infinite Life Span Sutra:  Amitayurdhyana Sutra or Sutra on Contemplation or Visualization of Amitayus (Buddha of Infinite Lifespan) (Kuan-wu-liang-shou-fo-ching). Teaches meditation and visualization in the Pure Land tradition.