Once again we have completed the 108 day vigil from Winter Soltice to Vesak. I trust if you have been following along that it helped in your practice. I look forward todo this again starting on...
The One Hundred and ninth Gate
The state in which water is sprinkled on the head is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it], following birth in a family, we are at last able to realize...
The One Hundred and eighth Gate
The wisdom that leads us from one state to another state is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it], having water sprinkled on the head, we accomplish...
The One Hundred and Seventh Gate
The state beyond regressing and straying is a gate of Dharma illumination; for it is replete with the Dharma of past buddhas..
[B]The state beyond...
The One Hundred and Sixth Gate
Attainment of realization of the Dharma of nonappearance is a gate of Dharma illumination; for [with it] we attain affirmation.
[B]The Dharma of...
Me too ... I agree with Jundo in knowing the Hara (Chi in Chinese and Long in Tibetan) to be a place of energy of the center
Thank you so much for this teaching.
Thanks for that Shingen and also Fiona for asking the question, as i have been wondering about the pronunciation having started chanting the sutra during
It does Thanks a lot Shingen.
I am looking forward to my first Zaren with Treeleaf, so I can experience the chanting first hand
Oooh...Just a Chakra thing with no scientific proof then. How disappointing. What does the line "hara shifu ra" refer to in the Sho Sai Myo