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修行于定,
当愿众生,
以定伏心,
究竟无余。

– 文殊菩萨
    (华严经: 净行品11: 第31偈)

[When] cultivating practice of concentration,*
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings’
with concentration subdue [their] minds,**
ultimately without residue.’***

– Manjusri Bodhisattva
   (Avatamsaka Sutra: Chapter 11 On Pure Practices: Verse 31)

* with meditative practices (including chanting)
** by training for calmness and clarity
** of afflictions from the three poisons (of greed, hatred and delusion)

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