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A perfect offering.

To the Buddhas, those thus gone,
And to the sacred Dharma, spotless and supremely rare,
And to the Buddha’s offspring, oceans of good qualities,
That I might gain this precious attitude , I make a perfect offering. 9 more words

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Get In Where Ya Fit In

Aloha friends and lovers, I’m writing to you on a mildly rainy day, from the top floor bedroom of a suburban house in east Baton Rouge Parish.  813 more words


Heir to the Buddha.

Those whose seed is aspiration towards the supreme vehicle,
Whose mother is sublime wisdom, the source of the Buddha qualities,
Whose abode is the blissful womb of meditative stability, 17 more words

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The Vimalakirti Sutra

Review by Ratnaprabha of The Vimalakirti Sutra, translated by Burton Watson (Columbia University Press, New York, 1997).

Towards the end of this great Buddhist classic, the Buddha remarks that ‘those who love varied phrases and literary embellishments … are beginners in the bodhisattva way’. 862 more words