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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, 5th section

“Shariputra, as I have now praised the sublime virtue of Amideva, who established the recitation of his Holy Name for birth, the Buddhas to the east, to the south, to the west, to the north, in the lower regions, and … Continue reading

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Amideva Sutra, 2nd section

“Also, Shariputra, in Amideva’s Land of Ultimate Bliss, there is always heavenly music playing. Moreover, the ground is made of gold, and flower petals float down from the skies six times every day. Early every morning, the inhabitants gather the … Continue reading

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Amideva Sutra, 1st section

Thus I, Ananda, have heard: At one time, the Buddha Shakyamuni was at the Jetavana garden in Shravasti. As many as twelve hundred and fifty humans assembled, and they were especially eminent monks. They were all illustrious practitioners who had … Continue reading

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