Verses On Courageous Power
Under the Bodhi Tree, Equal Awakening Bodhisattvas, who are about to become Buddhas, still have Māra coming to test them.
Of ordinary beings beginning to learn, with negative karma much and blessings little, on the path of cultivating practice, how can they be without afflictions?
Peacefully abiding on the Buddha’s name, ‘Āmítuófó’, rely on the Buddha’s mighty power, to subdue afflictions.
The deeper and heavier karmic obstacles are, the more courageous and powerful practice must be, such than even if Māra comes, it is only Māra himself who has afflictions.
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