Lotus Sūtra No. I-3
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Maitreya asked Manjusri what is going to happen, and Maitreya—Manjusri started to answer that question:
“When—whereupon Manjusri, the prince royal, addressed Maitreya, the Bodhisattva Mahasattva, and the whole assembly of Bodhisattvas (in these words): It is the intention of the Tathagata, young men of the good family, to begin a grand discourse of the—the teaching of the law, to pour the great rain of the law, to make resound the great drum of the law, to raise the great banner of the law, to ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).