how to take our bodhisattva's vow

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This morning I want to-- to explain how to take our bodhisattva's vow. We say “bodhisattva's vow,” but actually this is not only Mahayana Buddhist vow but also all the Buddhist vow. When we say Mahayana, we also-- it means that something-- usually it means that the something superior teaching in contrast with Hinayana. But this is-- may not be real understanding. According to Dogen Zenji, this is not right understanding, to say “Hinayana” or “Mahayana.” From the beginning of-- the Agama Sutra is ... Read Transcript (this version is updated and corrected at times. Any other transcripts below are not).


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