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正身端坐,
当愿众生,
坐菩提座,
心无所著。

– 文殊菩萨
    (华严经: 净行品11: 第29偈)

When uprighting [the] body [to] sit,
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings
sit [on] Bodhi’s seat,*
[with] minds without any attachment.**

– Manjusri Bodhisattva
    (Avatamsaka Sutra: Chapter 11 On Pure Practices: Verse 29)

* under a Bodhi tree (of awakening) where Buddhahood is realised
** due to greed, hatred and delusion

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