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At that time the space spirit Pure Light Shining All Around, imbued with the power of the Sufra, surveyed all the space spirits and spoke clary following verses, The Vast eye of the Buddha Is pure and clear as space Seeing all beings With complete clarity The great light of the Buddha Body Illumines the ten directions Manifesting in every place Traveling Everywhere sees this way The Buddha Body is like space Unborn, it clings to nothing It is ungraspable and without inherent nature This is seen by Wind of Good Omen.
He who realizes that the nature of things is without solidity, Appears in all the boundless lands of the ten directions: I know nothing that compares to this text. The Dragon King No Heat or Torment found the door of clwary annihilating all the sufferings of the world with a cloud of avagamsaka compassion that covers all.
The Garuda King Immediate Manifestation Everywhere found the door of Liberation perfecting the power of unbreakable equanimity. The Buddha’s teaching is vast and boundless; It is manifest in all fields, According to their becoming and decay, Each Different: This is the enlightenment of Flower Banner.
Mar 17, BonB rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Gate of Buddhas’ Vows is vast, inconceivable– Their powers and transcendent ways are developed and purified All appear in the world according to their ancient vows This is what Thunder and Lightning understands. Open Preview See a Problem? This is the liberation of supreme banner light.
The celestial king Banner of Independent Wisdom found the door of liberation of comprehending all mundane things and in a single instant setting up oceans of inconceivable adornments.
The Stage of omniscience has no bounds; All the various mentalities of beings The Buddha perceives with complete clarity: The celestial king Delightful Universal Illumination found the door of liberation that flowed forth from the ocean of universal memory and concentration power.
When the Buddha cultivated practice in the past, He went to visit all of the Buddhas, Cultivating himself in various ways, never lax: Buddha, in the ocean of beings hindered by darkness, Manifests the great light of the lamp of truth for them, That light shining everywhere, so none do not see: It’s just too overwhelming to read it all, and it would become tedious to read pages and pages of names of enlightening beings, kings, etc, though the names are certainly creative, and I often just liked to read the names of things for fun.
Furthermore, the celestial king Repute of Pure Wisdom found the door of liberation comprehending the ways and means of emancipation of all sentient beings.
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This is the realization of Wonderful Sound. The Wonderful Adornments of the Leaders of the World, rhomas 2nd section At that time the oceanic hosts at the Buddhas site of enlightenment had assembled: This immense door the World Observer enters. Celestial King Admirable Mindfulness found the door of liberation showing the deeds of the Buddha’s developing sentient beings.
This liberation Flower Garland Gains.
The Flower Ornament Scripture: A Translation of The Avatamsaka Sutra
This is seen by Topknot of joy. The Buddha saves sentient beings with great knowledge, Clearly understanding all of their minds And taming them with various powers: Jewel Topknot has realized this. The Folly of Views is a dark veil Beings, deluded, eternally wander For them, Buddha opens the gate of sublime teaching Illuminating all Quarters can understand this. Ocean of Adornments sees in this way. The Ocean Spirit Auspicious Jewel Moon found the door of liberation Everywhere destroying the darkness of great ignorance.
The nature of things is ultimately non-origination: This avatamaska the liberation of Everywhere Roaring. This is the door of liberation of Beautiful Banner Crown.
The realm of the Buddhas is inconceivable, No sentient being can fathom it. The Direction Spirit Ubiquitous Light found the Door of Liberation perfecting the practice of mystic powers to edify all sentient beings. The Great Teacher takes pity and vows to remove them all: James Blumenthal – – Snow Lion Publications. Highly recommended for a serious study of the Hua-yen school – one of the seven branches – of Zen Buddhism. The Voice of the Buddha has no thpmas or obstruction; All those capable of accepting the teaching hear it.
Celestial King Light of Mindfulness found the door of liberation knowing the infinite virtuous characteristics of all Buddhas.
The Flower Ornament Scripture A Translation Of The Avatamsaka Sutra By Thomas Cleary
The celestial king Pure Subtle Light found the door of liberation of the ocean avxtamsaka great compassion, the mine of joy and happiness of all sentient beings. Shining Light has entered this door. The Celestial King Freedom Of Immutable Light found the door of liberation through the great practical concentration of bestowing boundless peace and happiness on living beings.
Celestial King Constellation Banner found the door of liberation of techniques sutar associating with all Buddhas that appear, meditative investigation, and harmonization of sentient beings.
The Buddha knows the sea of sentient beings good works, Various excellent causes producing great blessings; All these he causes to be manifest: The Buddha expounds the great teaching for cleeary The beings of infinite, boundless lands, The Buddha can make enter a single pore While sitting at rest among those hosts.
The Asura King Universal Shining found the door of Liberation of securely establishing all sentient beings by various techniques.
This, Lion Banner is able to expound. Elizabeth FlowerMurray G.