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VAJRA BODHI SEA

JUNE, 1971
VOLUME II
SERIES 4, NO. 17
   

THE JADE RING HAND AND EYE
From men great homage, women all respect together they bow in reverence.
The host, harmoniously one the way will greatly flourish.
Scarcle heaven, shake the earth, employ the ghosts and spirits.
Call the wind, command the rain as if in gleeful jest.
   

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

PATRIARCH HSU YUN -- translated by Disciple Bhiksu Heng Ch'ien
THE SIXTH PATRIARCH'S DHARMA JEWEL PLATFORM SUTRA
THE PRAJNA PARAMITA HEART SUTRA -- Upasaka I Kuo Jung
WHY WAS HE BALD AT FOUR? -- by Bhiksu Heng Ching
HAN SHAN AND SHE TE -- translated by Sramanera Kuo Tao
EMINENT UPASAKA VISITS GOLD MOUNTAIN
 
 

Cover Gatha:  Gatha composed by Tripitaka Master Hsuan Hua.
Calligraphy by Upasaka Lee Kuo Ch'ien
Translation by Disciple Bhiksu Heng Shoou.

 

VAJRA BODHI SEA STAFF

Director of Publication:    Bhiksu Heng Chien
Directors of Translation:   Bhiksu Heng Ching
                            Upasika Tan Kuo Shih
Director of Administration: Bhiksu Heng Shou
Advisor: Professor Lewis Lancaster
President: Upasaka I Kuo Jung
Chairman of the Board of Trustees: Upasaka Ku Kuo Ti
                                   Upasika Tan Kuo Cheng
Editor-in-Chief:  Bhiksu Heng Kuan
Editorial Staff:  Bhiksu Heng Shoou
                  Bhiksu Heng Pai
                 
Upasaka Lee Kuo Ch'ien
                  Upasaka Huang Kuo Jen
                  Upasaka Tun Kuo Hsun
Photographer:   Sramanera Kuo Tao