A MONTHLY JOURNAL OF ORTHODOX BUDDHISM
Issued in September, 1978, copyright by the Sino-American Buddhist Association
Vajra Bodhi Sea Publication Society
THE SINO-AMERICAN BUDDHIST ASSOCIATION
VAJRA BODHI SEA PUBLICATION SOCIETY
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President of Vajra Bodhi Sea: Upasika Phoung Kuo Wu
Vice President of Vajra Bodhi Sea: Professor Lee Hsing Hsun
Advisor: Bhikshu Heng Kuan, Bhikshunis Heng Yin, Professors James Yu
Editor-in-chief: Bhikshuni Heng Ch'ih
Editors: Bhikshuni Heng Ching and Shramanerika Kuo Jing
Editor to Chinese section : Upasaka Liu Kuo Chi
Photography, Bhikshu Heng Lai, Upasaka Kuo Kuei and Upasika Kuo Ling Pecaites
Art work: Shramanerika Kuo Ching, Upasika Kuo Ts'an Epstein
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PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 1978. ISSUE 100.
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