Giving and offering can eliminate ego, greed, hatred, and all ignorance. Being able to donate and offer the Triple Gems of one’s most beloved things can achieve good deeds, cultivate blessings and wisdom,and attain bodhi path.
On September 5th, the 29th day of the seventh month,the Wihara Mahakaruna Holy city held auspicious Dharma Assembly through online lives streaming. At 9.30 am, through live streaming, the chairman of the Chinese Buddhist Association of Taiwan, Most Venerable Jing Yao was invited to talk about the significance of Ullambana festival.
The abbot led the devotees to chant and prostrate the “Compassionate Ullambana Repentance Kshamayati Sutra.”
On September 7, the first day of the lunar eighth month, the Mahavira Graha Sunggal Temple in northern Sumatra conducted the
“Compassionate Kshitigarbha Repentance Kshamayati Sutra.”
In order to promote filial piety, the abbot especially emphasized in this gratitude month, to repay a kindness, one should piously express repentance in front of the Triple Gems,
Making vows and dedicate merits to the Covid pandemic,hoping the disasters can be control and eliminate as soon as possible. Buddhist teachings and practices can heal sickness and prevent disasters. We can transform our minds using the Buddha’s teachings. By looking at the pandemic with Dharma in our minds, our daily practice of bodhichitta and wisdom can be quickly developed so that we can be most beneficial. Through the Buddha Dharma can make the world catastrophe into a pure land.