Saka Dawa 2017

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Nicholas Weeks
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Saka Dawa 2017

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Fri Jun 09, 2017 4:26 am

Today, June 9th, Tibetan Buddhists celebrate the birth, parinirvana & buddhahood of Bhagavan.

OM MUNI MUNI MAHAMUNIYE SVAHA

Any practice done today multiplies good karma millions of times.
Manjushri is the hallowed Dharma, the ruler of the Dharma, the shining one, the superb illuminator of the world;
He is the powerful lord of Dharma, the king of the Dharma, the one who shows the most excellent pathway of mind. Manjushri-namasamgiti

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Re: Saka Dawa 2017

Post by Ayu » Fri Jun 09, 2017 1:03 pm

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Re: Saka Dawa 2017

Post by Nicholas Weeks » Fri Jun 09, 2017 5:50 pm

There are so many ways to share merit with all beings on this multiplier day, so here is one sutra on the ten stages of bodhisattvas from the Avatamsaka Sutra. Read it aloud, whisper it, ponder verses from it, copy it out by hand etc.

http://www.sutrasmantras.info/sutra35a.html
Manjushri is the hallowed Dharma, the ruler of the Dharma, the shining one, the superb illuminator of the world;
He is the powerful lord of Dharma, the king of the Dharma, the one who shows the most excellent pathway of mind. Manjushri-namasamgiti

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Re: Saka Dawa 2017

Post by Ayu » Sat Jun 10, 2017 12:06 am

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I have decided to stick with love.
Hate is too great a burden to bear.
- Martin Luther King, Jr. -

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