Chinese Notes
Chinese Notes

如是我闻 (如是我聞) rúshì wǒ wén

rúshì wǒ wén phrase Thus Have I Heard / Thus I have heard
Domain: Buddhism 佛教
Notes: Phrase at the beginning of all sutras indicating that it was the Buddha's teaching recounted by Ananda; FGS translation standard: Thus Have I Heard (Faxiang)