Six-Fold Compassion

Sealing the Six Realms

By the power of accumulating negative actions from beginningless time

Through the force of anger, sentient beings experience the suffering of torment and despair.

 

May all be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.

May all embrace happiness and the causes of happiness.

May all abide in peace, free from self-grasping.

May all attain the union of wisdom and compassion.

May all never take birth in the Hell Realms. May all attain birth in the Pure Land.

(cross hands and snap fingers) om mani peme hum

 

By the power of accumulating negative actions from beginningless time

Through the force of greed, sentient beings experience the suffering of hankering and misery.

 

May all be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.

May all embrace happiness and the causes of happiness.

May all abide in peace, free from self-grasping.

May all attain the union of wisdom and compassion.

May all never take birth in the Ghost Realms. May all attain birth in the Pure Land.

(cross hands and snap fingers) om mani peme hum

 

By the power of accumulating negative actions from beginningless time

Through the force of stupidity, sentient beings experience the suffering of dullness and fear.

 

May all be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.

May all embrace happiness and the causes of happiness.

May all abide in peace, free from self-grasping.

May all attain the union of wisdom and compassion.

May all never take birth among the Animal Realms. May all attain birth in the Pure Land.

(cross hands and snap fingers) om mani peme hum

By the power of accumulating negative actions from beginningless time

Through the force of desire, sentient beings experience the suffering of failure and distress.

 

May all be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.

May all embrace happiness and the causes of happiness.

May all abide in peace, free from self-grasping.

May all attain the union of wisdom and compassion.

May all never take birth in the Human Realms. May all attain birth in the Pure Land.

(cross hands and snap fingers) om mani peme hum

 

By the power of accumulating negative actions from beginningless time

Through the force of envy, sentient beings experience the suffering of struggle and strife.

 

May all be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.

May all embrace happiness and the causes of happiness.

May all abide in peace, free from self-grasping.

May all attain the union of wisdom and compassion.

May all never take birth in the Demigod Realms. May all attain birth in the Pure Land.

(cross hands and snap fingers) om mani peme hum

 

By the power of accumulating negative actions from beginningless time

Through the force of pride, sentient beings experience the suffering of decline and rejection.

 

May all be free from suffering and the causes of suffering.

May all embrace happiness and the causes of happiness.

May all abide in peace, free from self-grasping.

May all attain the union of wisdom and compassion.

May all never take birth in the God Realms. May all attain birth in the Pure Land.

(cross hands and snap fingers) om mani peme hum

 

(recite om mani peme hum 11, 27, 54, or 108 times)

About Tashi Nyima

I am a Dharma student, and aspire to be a companion on the path. I trust that these texts can offer a general approach and basic tools for practicing the Buddha's way to enlightenment. ||| Soy un estudiante del Dharma, y aspiro a ser un compañero en el sendero. Espero que estos textos ofrezcan a algunos un mapa general y herramientas básicas para la práctica del sendero a la iluminación que nos ofrece el Buda.
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