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若见空钵,当愿众生,
其心清净,空无烦恼。

若见满钵,当愿众生,
具足成满,一切善法。

– 文殊菩萨
(华严经: 净行品: 第110-111偈)

If seeing empty almsbowls,
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings,
their minds be [clear and] pure,
empty [of and] without afflictions.’

If seeing full almsbowls,
[reflect that] ‘May sentient beings,
[be] complete* [in] accomplishment,
[of] all good** dharmas.’***

– Manjusri Bodhisattva
(Avatamsaka Sutra: Chapter 11 On Pure Practices: Verse 110-111)

* or perfect
** or wholesome
*** in learning and practice

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