Lotus Sūtra No. I-1
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from audio, sped a little?
During Sesshin the Lotus Sutra will not be appropriate for the lecture, but I want to [begin] the introduction to the Sutra during training period.
"And the other sons of the Sugata who, striving after superior knowledge, have constantly accomplished their various tasks, them also they admonish to enlightenment."
Maitreya continues, in the form of a verse stanza, his address to Manjusri. This is the eleventh one. The "Son of Sugata" means a Bodhisattva. And this is also one of the ten names of ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).