Tag Archives: Amideva’s Promise

Healing Prayers

Reverence to Amideva, Protector of all those without refuge, destroyer of all untimely death, Defender of precious human existence! May your nectar of long life make Dharma teachers live exceedingly long lives, and may their missions be accomplished! When I … Continue reading

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Amideva Sutra, 4th section

“Shariputra, those sentient beings who now hear of this Pure Land should aspire to achieve birth in this Land of Ultimate Bliss because there they can join these virtuous beings. However, Shariputra, those that aspire to be born in this … Continue reading

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In this Dharma-ending Age

Buddha Shakyamuni preached for 45 years in this world. In that time, he was asked the same questions repeatedly, and he patiently answered them according to the capacity, maturity, and disposition of the questioners.  In the conventional sense, there is … Continue reading

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