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VAJRA BODHI SEA

MAY 1971
VOLUME II
SERIES 3, No.14

      Sweet dew from the precious jug nourishes living things; As dried up wood is touched by spring it buds again and again: Elixir for ten thousand ills, revealing its great function; Infinite living transformations, incomparable wonder. 


JOURNAL OF THE ORTHODOX BUDDHADHARMA IN AMERICA, PUBLISHED MONTHLY BY THE SINO-AMERICAN BUDDHIST
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TABLE OF CONTENTS

PATRIARCH TE SHAO - Disciple Bhiksuni Heng Ch'ih
THE SIXTH PATRIARCH'S DHARMA JEWEL PLATFORM SUTRA
BUDDHA'S BIRTHDAY
MARA, BUDDHAS, AND BODHISATTVAS Dr. Nancy Lethcoe
THE VENERABLE AN SHIH KAO Disciple Bhiksuni Heng Yin
 
 

Cover Gatha: Gatha composed and written by 
             Tripitaka Master Hsuan Hua, 
             Translated by Upasaka Luo Kuo Chan
 

VAJRA BODHI SEA STAFF

Director of Publications: Bhiksu Heng Ch'ien
Directors of Translation: Bhiksu Heng Ching
                          Upasika T'an Kuo Shih
Director of Administration: Bhiksu Heng Shou
Advisor: Professor Lewis Lancaster:
President of Vajra Bodhi Sea: Upasaka I Kuo Jung
Chairman of the Board of Trustees: Upasaka Ku Kuo Ti
                                   Upasika T'an Kuo Cheng
Editor-in-Chief: Upasaka Lo Kuo Chan
Editorial Staff: Upasaka Lee Kuo Ch'ien
                 Upasaka Huang Kuo Jen
                 Upasika Tun Kuo Hsun