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Amideva Sutra, conclusion

“Shariputra, in the same way I praise the inconceivable virtue of all the Buddhas, all the Buddhas also praise my inconceivable virtues: ‘Shakyamuni Buddha, you have accomplished this most difficult and unprecedented achievement. While in this present world full of … 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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Amideva Sutra, 3rd section

“Shariputra, why do you suppose this Buddha Amideva is (also) called Amitabha? Shariputra, this Buddha emits immeasurable light, shedding light upon all the worlds of the ten directions without obstruction. For that reason this Buddha is called Amitabha, the Buddha … Continue reading

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