🌿 Burning #sage is one of the oldest methods of purification of people and space… (at The Bikini House)
Lotus Sutra or Sutra of the Lotus Flower of the Wonderful Dharma. The Lotus Sutra is originally writen in Sanskrit, India’s ancient language. In Sanskrit, it is called the Saddharmapundarika Sutra.
“MyohoRengeKyo” is the title of the Saddharma Pundarika Sutra.
URL, Chapter #1.
The Lotus Sutra describes the retinues led by each of the Bodhisattvas of the Earth as being ‘immeasurable in number like the sands of the Ganges River.’ Those who share deep karmic bonds with us from time without beginning are certain to emerge. Now is the time for us to call them forth with confident voices, and together fulfill our great mission in this lifetime without regret.
—Daisaku Ikeda, Living Buddhism, October 2013 p.5. (via viewsonmyosenji)