|Category||Books & Reference|
|Added||Jul 19th, 2013|
buddha app, buddhism app, sutra,dharani,The purpose of this s?tra is said to be to help sentient beings in a troubled and tumultuous world. According to this s?tra, beings will leave suffering and obtain happiness, increasing in their prosperity and longevity, remove karmic obstacles, eliminate disasters and calamities, remove enmity and hatred, fulfill all wishes, and quickly be led onto the Buddha’s way. It is held by some that when the dharani is heard, it can imbue the alaya consciousness with pure seeds that will help to lead one to buddhahood.According to the text, major applications of this dharani include:Destroy calamities and rescue those in difficultiesEliminate offenses and create good deedsPurify all karmic obstructionsIncrease blessings and lengthen lifespanAttain Anuttara-samyak-sambodhiRelieve beings in the ghost realmBenefit birds, animals and all crawling creaturesIncrease wisdomRevert the fixed karma;Eliminate various illness;Destroy hells;Ensure the safety of the households, and having children to inherit the family pride;Harmonise husbands and wives;Be able to reborn in the Land of Ultimate Bliss or various Buddhalands;Heal sickness inflicted by ghosts and spirits;Request for rain etc.