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若见涌泉,
当愿众生,
方便增长,
善根无尽。

– 文殊菩萨
(华严经: 净行品: 第72偈)

If seeing bubbling springs,
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings’
expedient [skilful] means grow,
[with] good roots* without exhaustion.’

– Manjusri Bodhisattva
(Avatamsaka Sutra: Chapter 11 On Pure Practices: Verse 72)

* or capacity to be free from greed, hatred and delusion

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