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List of sutras
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List of sutras

Below is a list of sutras organized alphabetically under the broad categories of Hinduism and Buddhism.

Table of contents
1 Sutras primarily associated with Hinduism
2 Sutras primarily associated with Buddhism
3 See also

Sutras primarily associated with Hinduism

Note: there is considerable difficulty in fixing the period of the various Sutras.

Vedic sutras (800-300 BC)

Sutras of Hindu Philosophy


Early Hinduism | Hinduism | Hindu Philosophy
Primary Scriptures: Vedas | Upanishads | Bhagavad Gita | Itihasa | Tantras | Sutras
Concepts: Brahman | Dharma | Karma | Moksha | Maya | Punarjanma | Samsara
Schools & Systems: Vedanta | Yoga | Tantra | Bhakti
Rituals: Aarti | Darshan | Puja | Satsang | Thaal | Yagnya
Hindu Teachers/Gurus and Saints: Sankara | Ramakrishna | Vivekananda | Aurobindo | Ramana Maharshi | Sivananda
Denominations: Vaishnavism | Shaivism | Shaktism | Neo- and quasi-Hindu movements

Sutras primarily associated with Buddhism

Pali Suttas

Mahayana Sutras

see also: Buddhist Texts : Mahayana texts section.

Vajrayana Sutras

See also