zenguide.com random_koan - zen buddhism principles, practice, discussion forum, books and directory http://zenguide.com/ random_koan syndicated from zenguide.com en-us Copyright - forever - zenguide.com Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:56:20 EDT zenguide.com http://zenguide.com/images/zen_guide_dot_com_logo_small.gif http://zenguide.com Namo Amida Butsu Posted on Apr.10.2009 @ 09:41PM EDT by chontri<br> Is any of you interested in saying repeatedly the saying:<br><br> NAMO AMIDA BUTSU<br><br> as your daily practice?<br><br> This is a very simple, easy, effective and direct practice to be a Buddha yourself.<br> Just say it not slow not fast, positive and always remember of <br> the Immeasurable Light Buddha in you.<br><br> Namo: I respectfully take refuge in<br> Amida: Immeasurable Light<br> Butsu: Buddha<br><br> NAMO AMIDA BUTSU is a Japanese phonetic translation from<br> the Sanskrit original: NAMO MITA BHAYA BUDDHAYA.<br><br> Note: Do not pray to the Amita Buddha, do not talk to Him. Do not ask Him for any favor.<br> Just say the saying continually and always remember Him in you. Do it with the whole you. That's all. http://zenguide.com/zenmedia/index.cfm?id=257 Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:56:20 EDT