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Chapter VIII. The Path of Buddhahood 133
of gods, celestial bodhisattvas, and other beings, is assembled within Vimalakīrti’s
tiny chamber,... world in order to teach the recalcitrant sentient beings here. His current
identity as householder is but... th are simply devices by which to teach
sentient beings. The householder identity is manifestly impossibl
this applies to the case of ignorant and ordinary beings, except when they have faith in the Tathāgata. O ... ultimate Truth is a synonym of the mass of living beings. The mass of living beings is, O Śāriputra, nothing but a synonym of the Matrix of the Tathāgata. The Mat... ctrine, knows easily the intentions of all living beings, brings all faculties [of living beings] to the h
ter 3]]: [[Contemplating the Karmic Conditions of Beings]]
[[Earth Store Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva Sutra Chapter 4]]: [[karmic retribution]]s of [[beings]] in [[Jambudvipa]]
[[Earth Store Ksitigarbha Bo... how he regulates and [[subdue]]s the obstinate [[beings]] so that they can [[learn]] what [[cause]]s [[su... ], their [[number]]s cannot be exhausted. Those [[beings]] have been taken a[[cross]], are [[being]] taken
n the earth 地 and meditates on the myriads of its beings 藏. When represented as a monk, it may be through ... cy for asuras; the devī of the treasure for human beings; one who has charge of the heavens for the devas.... ess.
有情居 The nine abodes, or states of conscious beings, v. 九有情居.
有情數 Among the number, or in the category, of conscious beings.
有情緣慈 Sentience gives rise to pity, or to have f
of the 華嚴 School.
一切有 sarvabhāva. All things or beings; tr. of the name of Viśvabhū; v. 毘.
一切有情 一切衆生 All sentient beings.
一切有根本 The Mūlasarvāstivādaḥ, a branch of the Sa... sarvadharma. All things; all laws, existences, or beings.
一切法界生印 One of the three signs in the maṇḍala of... ance of Vairocana and of all the eight classes of beings, as the symbol through which all may attain the s
Buddha before an assembly of various enlightened beings and [[dharmapala]]s.<ref name="Hsuan Hua Shuranga... d great thousand worlds to protect all the
living beings in it. “Gatha” is a Sanskrit term which means
“re... with selfless motivation and vows to benefit all beings more than oneself (Bodhichitta Pranidhana Paramit... se mantras only with a heart of benefiting living beings to relieve their afflictions of desire/greed (win
viously in the common paths of the three types of beings, the small, middling, and great. On top of that, ... t masters, that is, it should be place where holy beings have meditated, for example, one of the twenty-fo... nt to understand the stages of the three types of beings that range from guru devotion through the union o... lower realms, that is, the sufferings of the hell beings, hungry ghosts, and animals, imagining what it wo
irit]] Firm and Solid to support all [[future]] [[beings]]. At that [[time]], the [[World-Honored One]] [[... the [[Buddha]]’s [[eye]]brows [[light]] up all [[beings]] in the [[nine]] [[Dharma]] Realm]]s. The [[Dhar... the [[Buddhas]]: though [[Buddhas]] are [[living beings]], they do not belong to any of the [[nine]] [[Dh... g]] the [[Dharma]]. They [[enjoy]] [[teaching]] [[beings]] by [[speaking]] the [[Dharma]]. They are [[de[[
and wisdom of a laywoman
and her concern for all beings, and, on the other, the role of woman as philoso-... attva is the essential agent through whom
living beings are instructed in the profound teaching of the ta... source of all good merits pouring forth on living beings;
2) the great waters, which are the source for c... h are the four types of
instructions that living beings accept and embrace.
The text raises the question
these things we think about the way that sentient beings cycle through samsara – either through reflecting... h as developing the recognition that all sentient beings have been one’s mother – recollecting their kindn... medicine. In general this is the way we sentient beings are. Peacocks however have a particular liking fo... re is a difference between bodhisattvas and those beings who are not bodhisattvas. For bodhisattvas long f
eaching which awakens the highest capacity in all beings to attain salvation.
第一義智 The highest knowledge,... gala, that which has (handsome) form; body; soul; beings subject to metempsychosis. Cf. 弗, 補.
富羅 A transl... in perfect enlightenment and the salvation of all beings. In the esoteric sects pity is represented by the... ssing.
悲觀慈觀 The pitying contemplation for saving beings from suffering, and the merciful contemplation fo
of Buddha in contrast with the realm of ordinary beings.
己證, 自證 Self-attained assurance of the truth, su... gs are but the one Mind, so that outside existing beings there is no Buddha and no Pure Land. Thus Amitābh... embodiment, of Vairocana for saving all sentient beings.
不卽不離 Neither the thing itself nor something apa... describables, v. 增一阿含經 18, are the worlds; living beings; dragons (nagas); and the size of the Buddha-land
you can understand from his story the great holy beings’ activities to benefit
the teachings of Buddha and sentient beings. He is extremely close to His Holiness the Dalai ... hen they pray for you to be happy. Those sentient beings who do this practice will have a pure
mind, glori... ns, you make divine offerings, not just the
human beings’ offerings that we see but much better quality, d
ajrayogini Yoga of the Purification of All Living Beings]];
8. [[Vajrayogini Inspiration from the Viras ... in blue light and go in your
heart. Then, all the beings and environment around you, everything, dissolve ... g, surrounded by the guests of the six classes of beings for whom you have
After visualizing t... sts to whom you owe karmic (black)
debts, and the beings for whom you have compassion disperse to their ow
ension of self,
the misapprehension of sentient beings and
the misapprehension of the life-force.
Th... e apprehension of nihilism- to hold that sentient beings do not exist.
This list deals with the objects... f persons
His or her misapprehension of sentient beings
His or her misapprehension of the life force
... self of
persons, the misapprehension of sentient beings, the misapprehension of the life force. We really