Quotes

Verse On Shame


著下裙时,
当愿众生,
服诸善根,
具足惭愧。

– 文殊菩萨
    (华严经: 净行品: 第36偈)

[When] putting on lower garments,
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings
[be] dressed [with] all good roots,*
[to be] complete [with moral] shame.’

– Manjusri Bodhisattva
   (Avatamsaka Sutra: Chapter 11 On Pure Practices: Verse 36)

* capacity for good, without greed, hatred and delusion

Please Be Mindful Of Your Speech, Namo Amituofo!

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