Chant Book of the Lâm Tế School of Thiền Buddhism

Published by
Tuyết Sơn Thiền Tự 雪山禅寺
Mount Adams Zen Buddhist Temple
P.O. Box 487, Trout Lake, WA 98650, USA

To Print Out Chant Book

MEDICINE BUDDHA OF HEALING

Oṃ Namo Bhagavate Bhaiṣajya-guru
Vaiḍūrya-prabha-rājāya
Tathāgatāya Arhate
Samyak-sam-buddhāya

Tadyathā: Oṃ
Bhaiṣajye Bhaiṣajye
Mahā-bhaiṣajye-raja
Samud-gate Svāhā

The Twelve Vows of the Medicine Buddha upon attaining Enlightenment, according to the Medicine Buddha Sutra, are:

  1. To illuminate countless realms with his radiance, enabling anyone to become a Buddha just like him.
  2. To awaken the minds of sentient beings through his light of lapis lazuli.
  3. To provide the sentient beings with whatever material needs they require.
  4. To correct incorrect views and inspire beings toward the path of the Bodhisattva.
  5. To help beings follow the Path of Virtue, even if they failed before.
  6. To heal beings born with deformities, illness or other physical sufferings.
  7. To help relieve the destitute and the sick.
  8. To help people achieve their desired rebirth.
  9. To help heal mental afflictions and delusions.
  10. To help the oppressed be free from suffering.
  11. To relieve those who suffer from terrible hunger and thirst.
  12. To help clothe those who are destitute and suffering from harsh conditions.

LOCAL MEDITATION GROUPS

MT. ADAMS ZEN BUDDHIST TEMPLE MORNING MEDITATION
Monday – Friday at 6:30 am and 6:30 pm and Saturday at 9 am at the Trout Lake Abbey located at 46 Stoller Road, Trout Lake, WA. www.mtadamszen.org Contact: Kozen Sampson: 509-395-2030 | thaykozen@mtadamszen.org

TRINITY SANGHA
Noon to 1 pm every Monday at Trinity Natural Medicine located at 1808 Belmont Road in Hood River. Sitting Meditation and Loving Kindness Meditation. www.trinitynaturalmedicine.org Contact: Emily Martin: 503-358-1949 | emily@trinitynaturalmedicine.org

PACIFIC HERMITAGE MEDITATION AND DHAMMA TALK WITH THAI FOREST MONKS 6:30-8:00 pm every Tuesday evening at Yoga Samadhi in White Salmon, WA. | www.pacifichermitage.org

HOOD RIVER ZEN SUNDAY AFTERNOON WALKING AND SITTING MEDITATION 2nd and 4th  Sundays in the Bamboo Room of Cascade Acupuncture, located at 104 5th St. Hood River, Oregon. www.hoodriverzen.org Contact: Kyri Treiman: kjtreiman@yahoo.com Monday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 pm, at Bethel Congregational Church in White Salmon

WHITE SALMON DHARMA PRACTICE GROUP every other Sunday evenings at Atlan (near NorthWestern Park outside of White Salmon) Contact: Scott Cushman: rscottcush@gmail.com | 925-708-5652

11TH STEP MEDITATION: A FRESH STEP FORWARD IN RECOVERY Sunday evenings 6:30 PM at Bethel UCC Church in White Salmon, WA. Contact: Dick Withers: richard.withers@att,net | 414-587-4065

TRINITY SANGHA STUDY GROUP 1st and 3rd Wednesday evenings, 6:30-8:00 pm at Withers Residence, 1829 5th St., Hood River (Sieverkropp Development Behind Rosauer’s) Book to be studied: PEACE IN EVERY BREATH BY THICH NHAT HANH

WASHOUGAL MINDFULNESS + MEDITATION GROUP Last Sunday of each month from 4:00-5:15 PM Washougal Acupuncture & Massage: 1436 A Street Washougal, WA 98671 CONTACT: Emily Olson: emily@washougalacupunctureandmassage.com | 503-928-2478

Scott Rower, Ph.D. scott@scottrowerphd.com has mindfulness classes – please contact him for details

Chant Book of the Lâm Tế School of Thiền Buddhism

Published by
Tuyết Sơn Thiền Tự 雪山禅寺
Mount Adams Zen Buddhist Temple
P.O. Box 487, Trout Lake, WA 98650, USA

To Print Out Chant Book

MEDICINE BUDDHA OF HEALING

Oṃ Namo Bhagavate Bhaiṣajya-guru
Vaiḍūrya-prabha-rājāya
Tathāgatāya Arhate
Samyak-sam-buddhāya

Tadyathā: Oṃ
Bhaiṣajye Bhaiṣajye
Mahā-bhaiṣajye-raja
Samud-gate Svāhā

The Twelve Vows of the Medicine Buddha upon attaining Enlightenment, according to the Medicine Buddha Sutra, are:

  1. To illuminate countless realms with his radiance, enabling anyone to become a Buddha just like him.
  2. To awaken the minds of sentient beings through his light of lapis lazuli.
  3. To provide the sentient beings with whatever material needs they require.
  4. To correct incorrect views and inspire beings toward the path of the Bodhisattva.
  5. To help beings follow the Path of Virtue, even if they failed before.
  6. To heal beings born with deformities, illness or other physical sufferings.
  7. To help relieve the destitute and the sick.
  8. To help people achieve their desired rebirth.
  9. To help heal mental afflictions and delusions.
  10. To help the oppressed be free from suffering.
  11. To relieve those who suffer from terrible hunger and thirst.
  12. To help clothe those who are destitute and suffering from harsh conditions.

LOCAL MEDITATION GROUPS

MT. ADAMS ZEN BUDDHIST TEMPLE MORNING MEDITATION
Monday – Friday at 6:30 am and 6:30 pm and Saturday at 9 am at the Trout Lake Abbey located at 46 Stoller Road, Trout Lake, WA. www.mtadamszen.org Contact: Kozen Sampson: 509-395-2030 | thaykozen@mtadamszen.org

TRINITY SANGHA
Noon to 1 pm every Monday at Trinity Natural Medicine located at 1808 Belmont Road in Hood River. Sitting Meditation and Loving Kindness Meditation. www.trinitynaturalmedicine.org Contact: Emily Martin: 503-358-1949 | emily@trinitynaturalmedicine.org

PACIFIC HERMITAGE MEDITATION AND DHAMMA TALK WITH THAI FOREST MONKS 6:30-8:00 pm every Tuesday evening at Yoga Samadhi in White Salmon, WA. | www.pacifichermitage.org

HOOD RIVER ZEN SUNDAY AFTERNOON WALKING AND SITTING MEDITATION 2nd and 4th  Sundays in the Bamboo Room of Cascade Acupuncture, located at 104 5th St. Hood River, Oregon. www.hoodriverzen.org Contact: Kyri Treiman: kjtreiman@yahoo.com Monday evenings from 7:00 – 8:30 pm, at Bethel Congregational Church in White Salmon

WHITE SALMON DHARMA PRACTICE GROUP every other Sunday evenings at Atlan (near NorthWestern Park outside of White Salmon) Contact: Scott Cushman: rscottcush@gmail.com | 925-708-5652

11TH STEP MEDITATION: A FRESH STEP FORWARD IN RECOVERY Sunday evenings 6:30 PM at Bethel UCC Church in White Salmon, WA. Contact: Dick Withers: richard.withers@att,net | 414-587-4065

TRINITY SANGHA STUDY GROUP 1st and 3rd Wednesday evenings, 6:30-8:00 pm at Withers Residence, 1829 5th St., Hood River (Sieverkropp Development Behind Rosauer’s) Book to be studied: PEACE IN EVERY BREATH BY THICH NHAT HANH

WASHOUGAL MINDFULNESS + MEDITATION GROUP Last Sunday of each month from 4:00-5:15 PM Washougal Acupuncture & Massage: 1436 A Street Washougal, WA 98671 CONTACT: Emily Olson: emily@washougalacupunctureandmassage.com | 503-928-2478

Scott Rower, Ph.D. scott@scottrowerphd.com has mindfulness classes – please contact him for details