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SOME FOLKS HAVE ASKED ME TO SAY A LITTLE SOMETHING on karma. It happens to be one of my specialties and I can run on for hours. I will try not to do that. I thought you might find it … Continue reading
THERE IS A SCRIPTURE IN WHICH THE WHOLE OF BUDDHISM IS REFLECTED. It is the Scripture of Great Wisdom. It says: O Shariputra, form is only pure, Pure is only form; there is, then, nothing more than this, For what … Continue reading
News from Order temples, including a report of Rev. Master Seikai’s trip to India. Issue: Spring 2014 pdf to download Print PDF
SINCE WE CHANTED THE AVALOKITESHWARA SCRIPTURE for our Transfer of Merit Ceremony this morning, I thought I’d talk about Great Compassion. I draw my inspiration from a passage in the Avatamsaka Scripture, in English, the Flower Ornament or Flower Garland … Continue reading