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Master Dixian’s Student

In the beginning of the twentieth century, the well-known Master Dixian, was visited by a childhood friend who wished to become a monk. The master initially de­nied the request because of the rigorous training and study at the temple. But as his friend persisted, the mas­ter agreed saying, “I will find you a deserted temple in the countryside.”...

As a monk who had many deeply rooted bad habits and could not control himself, Venerable Yingke broke the precepts. Fortunately, he knew the law of cause and effect, and so he realized he would fall into the hells because of this. Terrified, he asked if there was any method that could save him….

Venerable Yinke

our environment can be transformed by the mind.”our environment can be transformed by the mind.”

 


So long as space remains,
So long as sentient beings remain,
I will remain,
In order to help, in order to serve,
In order to make my own contribution.  


A Bodhisatva’s Vow

Ven. Master Chin Kung has often told the following story to encourage us in our practice....

Achieving in Pure Land Practice as told by Mrs Gan

our environment can be transformed by the mind.”our environment can be transformed by the mind.”

 

Venerable Xiuwu

Venerable Xiuwu was an illiterate bricklayer before he became a monastic....

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