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Posted on: November 17, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The story of the ferryman taking the monk across the river

Legend has it that Quan Am Dai Si often incarnated all kinds of forms to save sentient beings with predestined conditions. There is a monk who practices diligently but has not yet attained enlightenment. There is a river in front of the temple. Three days later, the monk crosses the river to visit a friend. The Blessing of Guan Yin Buddha Illustration. One day, the monk got on a boat…

Posted on: October 30, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of Mind: Vimalakirti (II)

Although the passage is just Manjushri’s reply to Vimalakirti, we learn the full meaning of the laity. The passage clearly indicates the part of Emptiness, Non-thought, affliction or Bodhi, and finally, the Bodhisattva conducts with compassion and contemplation of wisdom. River of Mind: Vimalakirti (I) “Why is it called binding? Why is it called liberation? Craving for liberation from the world without using means of liberation is the bodhisattva’s bondage;…

Posted on: October 26, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of Mind: Hoa Nghiem (II)

The Flower Adornment is a sutra that should be studied after going through the Mahayana because it is a symbol of the Mahayana Bodhisattvas and Buddhas. Sutras are abstract metaphysical miracles and philosophies. The sutras tell us to distinguish between the shravakas and bodhisattvas who are different in many respects. River of Mind: Hoa Nghiem (I) Realizations: The Flower Adornment Sutra narrates enlightenment in three different stories: the enlightenment of…

Posted on: October 22, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of Mind: Hoa Nghiem (I)

The Avatamsaka Sutra is the first Buddhist sutra preached after enlightenment under the Bodhi tree to gods and Bodhisattvas. Therefore, the sutras seem to transcend the universe and the Buddha integrates, at that time Buddha is no longer a mundane human being limited by space and time. This concept has been removed. Past and future refer to the present, past is present and so is the future. That is to…

Posted on: September 29, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of consciousness: Shurangama (II)

The core of the Shurangama Sutra is about the mind of the five aggregates of 12 origin, 18 precepts, and 7 great things to practice. Learn their essence. Wisdom is to realize that there is no birth, all dharmas that are transformed by the mind do not appear naturally and are not caused by conditions. What is enlightenment applied to the six senses? Follow The Shurangama Sutra The Buddha’s teaching…

Posted on: September 29, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of Consciousness: Surangama (I)

The Shurangama Sutra means solid end, is the study and practice of Mind, and our body consists of 6 senses, 6 ceilings, 6 consciousnesses. The Legend of the Shurangama Sutra Mainly with problems like how to understand awareness and then this awareness applies to the 6 senses, which is the nature of seeing, the nature of hearing … then applying the 6 senses and 6 consciousnesses, then gathering all the…

Posted on: September 26, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The temple stands firmly in the middle of the longest river in China

The unique architecture of Quan Am Cac helps the temple to never be seriously damaged even in the face of the most terrible floods. History of Guanyin Throughout the millennium of history, ancient architectural works have become a pride and glorious achievement of the Chinese people. Many architectural marvels have survived to this day and still retain their original appearance. One of the most solid and respectable works in the…

Posted on: September 24, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of Mind: Pure Land (II)

To practice Pure Land is to cultivate the mind to tame the mind and stay calm. Reciting the Buddha’s name is just a means to the concentration of the mind, Amitabha Buddha is a recitation with other power to help us go to the Buddha and we become one. How to recite Buddha’s name with one mind without disturbance – Master Tinh Khong Reciting the Buddha’s name with one mind…

Posted on: September 24, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

River of Mind: Pure Land (I)

“It only takes one recitation of the Buddha to be carried away” – This practice sounds very easy and simple. But the core point of the practice of Nembutsu is that one-pointedness is not disturbed to be brought to the Pure Land. Introductions For a long time, it is often said that when practicing in the Pure Land, just reciting the Buddha’s name, Amitabha Buddha has 48 great vows, including…

Posted on: September 19, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

After three kalpas, the largest Buddha statue south of the Yangtze River took shape

The Buddha statue is carved in a unique style that makes anyone who comes by to be surprised. The largest Buddha statue south of the Yangtze River (Photo: QQ) Inside the monastery there are more than 12,000 gilded Buddha statues Xinchang County is located in the eastern part of Zhejiang Province, China, under the administration of Shaoxing City. This is a mountainous district with arid land. Although not as famous…