THE Flower Ornament SCRI PTURE A Translation of The Avatamsaka Sutra Thomas Cleary The Flower Ornament Scripture The Flower Ornament Scripture A . A Translation of the Avatamsaka Sutra. Translated by Thomas Cleary edition contains Thomas Cleary’s definitive translation of all thirty-nine books of the sutra, . Page 1. අණලරරරරරරදාන. | T H E. FLOWER ORNAMENT. SCRIPTURE. A Translation of. The Avatamsaka Sierra. ඒ උලලිඟලලලලලලලලලලලලලලල.

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Delving into this Technique is Adamant Eye.

All lands existing in thomaas past, They can show in a single Pore: The herb spirit Seeing in All Directions found the door of liberation of the mine of pure compassion able to make beings give rise to faith and resolve by means of appropriate techniques.

This is what Undisturbed Eye understands. The book states that this reality was created by a mental concentration of subtle light. Observe the Buddha’s teaching like so He practiced for innumerable eons And has no attachment to anything This is the entry of Pure Light. At that time the fire spirit Repository of Flames of Universal Light imbued with power from the Buddha avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary over all the Fire Avatwmsaka and said in verse, Observe the Buddhas Power of Energy– For Vast, inconceivable millions of eons They have appeared in the world to help sentient beings causing all barriers of darkness to be destroyed Sentient Beings in their folly create various views Their passions are like Avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary, like fires blazing The Guides Techniques Remove them all Banner of Universal Assembly of Light Understands this.

The River spirit Roaring Everywhere found the door of liberation constantly producing sounds beneficial to avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary sentient beings. The deity Light Of Beautiful Flower Garlands found the door of liberation of pure light illuminating the bodies of all sentient beings and causing them to produce oceans of joy and faith.


Adornment Banner, seeing this, gives rise to Joy.

This is the vision of Flaming Mouth The irascible minds of all sentient beings, Their bondage in ignorance, are deep as the avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary The Buddha compassionately removes it all: Great Fame has realized this path.

Celestial King Jewel Peak Moon found the door of cleaey of the inexhaustible store of eternal avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary teaching all worlds. Celestial King Master of Adornments found the door of liberation manifesting unlimited pleasing sounds.

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The Joy of Mindfulness: Seriously, this prodigious text is one of the most avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary reads that zvatamsaka have ever created but clearly isn’t for the light-hearted or simple-minded. The Day Spirit Radiance of Goodness found the door of Liberation of the power to produce the virtues of joy and contentment in everyway. This is the liberation of Adorning Sounds.

The Buddha knows all phenomena And rains the rain of truth according the beings faculties, In order to open the inconceivable gate of emancipation, Tranquil Serenity can understand this. The Buddha sought enlightenment avatmsaka the sake of all beings Avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary boundless oceans of eons; With various spiritual powers he teaches all; Light of Fame has realized this truth.

The Flower Ornament Scripture: A Translation of the Avatamsaka Sutra

They can be expounded this way for oceans of eons without ever being exhausted. The Wonderful Adornments of the Leaders of the World, the 3rd section Furthermore, the Gandharva King Sustaining the Nation avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary the door of liberation of independent techniques for saving all sentient beings. The Ocean Spirit Undefiled found the door of liberation able to evaporate the Ocean of all Sentient Beings afflictions.


This is the vision of Constellation Banner. Pure dignified sound can well understand this. Highly recommended for a serious study of the Hua-yen school – one of the seven branches – of Zen Buddhism. See all 41 reviews. This is the realization of Traveling Everywhere. The space avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary Spotless Light found the door of liberation able to cause the minds of all beings to remove their veils and avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary pure.

Whatever he does is not in vain: At that time, the Ocean Spirit Producing Jewel Light Imbued with power from avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary Buddha, Looked over all the ocean spirits and spoke these verses, Over an Ocean of inconceivably Vast Eons He made offerings to all the Buddhas, Distributing the merit to all living beings– That is why his dignity is beyond compare.

It was a bit uneven, as a collection of different works could be expected, and some of it was kind of a chore.

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So I would suggest this book to anyone interested in Buddhism, however, don’t try to read it cover to cover or you will go insane with avatamdaka and descriptions! The Buddha constantly emits great beams of light; In each light beam are innumerable Buddhas. Through its structure and symbolism, as well as through its concisely stated principles, it conveys a vast range of Avatamsaka sutra thomas cleary teachings.

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