All ready for tomorrow's homa in celebration of GM's birthday, the lunar 18th day of 5th moon. :) :) :)
These are with special seed syllables n contains all secret essences of all Buddhas.
Refer to the Casket Seal Dharani for Full Details.
Om Guru Lian Sheng Siddhi Hom.
A fellow student asked me what are these for?
AA: to prevent anyone asking what the stupa for, I referred them to casket seal dharani
Thu, 8:52 PM
BB: if they do some research, the five elements are also contained within kalachakra 10-syllable mantra
it's true when you wrote the essence of buddhas are contained within
Thu, 9:12 PM
AA: of course, I don't lie like others
in avatamsaka, offering merits is accumulated thru kalpas
But ppl think do once or twice will be enough
the stupas in whatever form is a good offering
Thu, 9:15 PM
AA: We even have them in incense paper!
In Avatamsaka or Flower Adornment Sutra 华严经, Sakyamuni Buddha has accumulated merits in sincere offering through many kalpas before Buddhahood.
Really very different from the half-hearted and random offering done by most, who called themselves sincere and diligent cultivators.
Understand that Offering is one of the foundation pillars in Resource Path that you and you alone have to build in early stages of cultivation and it carries you all the way to Attainment!
Read the Avatamsaka Sutra yet?
Om Guru Lian Sheng Siddhi Hom