The Thirty-first Gate
To work for living beings is a gate of Dharma illumination; for we
do not blame others..
Living beings :
all living, breathing creatures
The Thirtieth Gate
No self-deception is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we
do not praise ourselves.
the act or an instance of deceiving oneself,...
The Twenty-nineth Gate
Repayment of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
it] we do not cheat and disregard others.
to make return to in any way; to...
The Twenty-eighth Gate
Recognition of kindness is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with
it] we do not throw away good roots.
Recognition of kindness :
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...
Yay, I'm glad to hear that. Thank you Zenmei and Shugen.
What Zenmei said!
You're absolutely welcome to join in! That rakusu stuff is what happens before the zazenkai for those who've had Jukai. Don't even worry about it. Just
I am interested in joining in the Zazenkai and I downloaded the chant book. On the first page of the chant book I see:
Don't know what Jundo meant by it. Maybe heal others mind like a psychiatrist