DBC - The Illuminating Compassion 32 Lights
A. Introduction: the great compassion of Avalokiteshvara Bodhisattva, upon hearing the pleas of any being who is in difficulties, he will immediately appear to liberate one’s sufferings by, manifesting in one of the 32 forms according to the being’s capacities.
“I will offer the 32 lights for myself or loved ones to seek Avalokiteshvara Bodhisattva’s blessings and guidance, for a healthy body and mind, increase bliss and wisdom, for family peace and safety. I aspire to learn and accomplish Avalokiteshvara Bodhisattva’s various manifestations to benefit all beings.”
B. Donor’s merits: merits accumulated from supporting the monastery to propagate the Dharma to benefit all beings, will be dedicated to sponsors.
C. In return, monastery will be:
🪔 From the beginning of the puja, Sangha and all volunteers will be reciting the 6-syllable mantra for the sponsors and offer the 32 Lights, for sponsors to have peace, safety, happiness and wisdom.
🪔 Dedication of merits by Three Hundred 8-Precept holders from Maha-Prajnaparamita Repentance on 30 Sep 2023
🪔 Dedication of merits from 1 Oct 2023 Great Compassion Repentance Practice
🪔 Dedication of merits from 1 Oct 2023 Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva Repentance Practice
🪔 Merits accumulated will be dedicated to the ones seeking blessings for: healthy body and mind, all sickness, karmic obscurations and afflictions to be eliminated, for all matters to be auspicious, increase bliss and wisdom, and swiftly attain Buddhahood.