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  1. 27/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-seventh Gate

    The Three Devotions are a gate of Dharma illumination; for they
    purify the three evil worlds.

    Three Devotions :
    Devotion to the Buddha, Dharma and Sangha

    May we, together with all buddhas
    Take refuge in the three treasures
    That we may purify the three evil worlds *

    May this offering bring peace to all beings
    May our actions contribute to the harmony of The Universe
    And, may ...
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  2. 26/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-sixth Gate

    Dharma conduct is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
    follow the conduct that is the Dharma.

    Dharma conduct :
    personal behavior; way of acting; bearing or deportment that is exemplary of the Dharma


    May we, together with all buddhas
    Be dilgent in our practice
    That we may display conduct that is the Dharma

    May this offering bring peace to all beings
    May our actions ...
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    The Twenty-fifth Gate

    Truth is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not deceive
    ourselves..

    Truth :
    being in accordance with the actual state or conditions; conforming to reality or fact; not false


    May we, together with all buddhas
    Realize the actual state of reality
    That we may not deceive ourselves

    May this offering bring peace to all beings
    May our actions contribute to the harmony ...
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    The Twenty-fourth Gate

    Veracity is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we do not
    deceive gods and human beings.

    Veracity :
    habitual observance of truth in speech or statement; truthfulness

    May we, together with all buddhas
    Intimately practice right speech
    That we may not deceive others

    May this offering bring peace to all beings
    May our actions contribute to the harmony of The Universe
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  5. 23/108 Gates of Dharma Illumination

    The Twenty-third Gate

    Humility is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] eternal malevolence vanishes.

    Humility :
    the quality or condition of being humble; modest opinion or estimate of one's own importance


    May we, together with all buddhas
    Be mindful in our practice of humility
    That we may see an end to all ill will

    May this offering bring peace to all beings
    May our actions contribute to the harmony ...
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