VAJRA BODHI SEA
June 1978, Mahayana 3004-Theravada 2520
Volume VIII - Series 19 - NO. 97
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Expedient and good devices rescue those in the Saha. Appearance in the turbid five changes teeming demons. Always practice no self until it's paramita. In non-attachment to all dharmas, the vehicle is Maha.
VAJRA BODHI SEA. A monthly journal of the orthodox Buddhadharma.
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Table of Contents
|Bodhi Seal of the Patriarchs....Venerable Punyayashas|
|DHARMA FLOWER SUTRA.............CHAPTER THREE: A PARABLE|
|AVATAMSAKA SUTRA, "The Ten Grounds Chapter"..First Ground|
|Poetry.......Song of Two Skin Bags by Kuo Chi Hopp|
|Sanskrit Lesson...The Amitabha Sutra...by Bhikshuni Heng Hsien|
|The Great AVATAMSAKA ASSEMBLY|
|Pictorial Biography of the Venerable Master Hsu Yun|
|Reflections on Giving...by Upasika Kuo Lin Lethcoe, Ph.D.|
|Bodhi Mirror.......Shramanerika Heng Chai|
|Bodhi Stand........Upasika Kuo Tsai Rounds, M.A., M.Ed|
FROM THE DHARMA REALM
Vajra Bodhi Sea Chairperson, Upasaka C.T. Shen
|With One Heart Bowing.. letters from Heng Sure and Heng Ch'au|
|Buddhist Text Translation Society|
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Cover Verse by Tripitaka Master Hsuan hua
Translated by Bhikshuni Heng Ch'in
Calligraphy by Bhikshuni Heng hua (Chinese)
Shramanerika Heng Ming (English)
Photography: Upasika Kuo Ling Pecaites (page 19)
Upasaka Kuo Chi Liu (back Cover)
Bhikshu Heng Lai (page 27)