Verses On Cultivation Of All Teachings
Verse On All Teachings
[Of] all evil not do,
[of] all good practise,
[and to] self-purify this mind,
[these] are all Buddhas’ teachings.
(Dharmapada: Verse 183)
Verse On All Cultivation
At once mindful [of] Buddha,
end evil [and] practise good,
[and] with Self [and] Other-power,
completely purify this mind.
[Āmítuófó (Amitābha Buddha):
Great name of 10,000 virtues]
[As in the] word ‘Ā’ [are the] ten directions’ [and] three periods’ Buddhas, [in the] word ‘Mí’ [are] all Bodhisattvas, [and in the] word ‘Tuó’ (Tā) [are] all 84,000 noble teachings, [of these] three words within is [spiritual] completion [and perfection].
(Sūtra [In Which The] Buddha Speaks [Of] Amitā[bha] Buddha’s Fundamental Esoteric Spiritual Mantra)
Note: When sincerely mindful of Buddha’s name, in the very moment, evil is being ended, good is being practised, and with one’s Self-power connected to the Buddha’s Other-power, there will be advancement towards complete purification of the mind, here and in his Pure Land.
Mindfulness Of Buddha Is The Unsurpassable Dharma Door
The Name Of Āmítuófó Is A Supreme Mantra