Buddhist Wisdom ~ The Heart Sutra ~ Some say this is the essence of Buddhism ~ All I know is that when I understand it I will have achieved…

The Heart Sutra
Prajna Paramita Hrydaya Sutra

“When the Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara.”Commentary on above text ]

“Was Coursing in the Deep Prajna Paramita.”Commentary on above text ]

“He Perceived That All Five Skandhas Are Empty.”Commentary on above text ]

“Thus He Overcame All Ills and Suffering.”Commentary on above text ]

“Oh, Sariputra, Form Does not Differ From the Void,And the Void Does Not Differ From Form.Form is Void and Void is Form;The Same is True For Feelings,Perceptions, Volitions and Consciousness.”Commentary on above text ]

“Sariputra, the Characteristics of the Voidness of All DharmasAre Non-Arising, Non-Ceasing, Non-Defiled,Non-Pure, Non-Increasing, Non-Decreasing.”Commentary on above text ]

“Therefore, in the Void There Are No Forms, No Feelings, Perceptions, Volitions or Consciousness.Commentary on above text ]

“No Eye, Ear, Nose, Tongue, Body or Mind;No Form, Sound, Smell, Taste, Touch or Mind Object;No Realm of the Eye,Until We Come to No realm of Consciousness.”Commentary on above text ]

“No ignorance and Also No Ending of Ignorance, Until We Come to No Old Age and Death and No Ending of Old Age and Death.”Commentary on above text ]

“Also, There is No Truth of Suffering,Of the Cause of Suffering,Of the Cessation of Suffering, Nor of the Path.”Commentary on above text ]

“There is No Wisdom, and There is No Attainment Whatsoever.”Commentary on above text ]

“Because There is Nothing to Be Attained,The Bodhisattva Relying On Prajna Paramita HasNo Obstruction in His Mind.”[Commentary on above text]

“Because There is No Obstruction, He Has no Fear,”Commentary on above text ]

“And He passes Far Beyond Confused Imagination.”Commentary on above text ]

“And Reaches Ultimate Nirvana.”Commentary on above text ]

The Buddhas of the Past, Present and Future,
By Relying on Prajna Paramita
Have Attained Supreme Enlightenment.”
By Relying on Prajna ParamitaHave Attained Supreme Enlightenment.”Commentary on above text ]

“Therefore, the Prajna Paramita is the Great Magic Spell,The Spell of Illumination, the Supreme Spell,Which Can Truly Protect One From All Suffering Without Fail.”Commentary on above text ]

“Therefore He Uttered the Spell of Prajnaparmita,Saying Gate, Gate, Paragate, Parasamgate, Bodhi Svaha.”Commentary on above text ]


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