Monthly Archives: June 2011

Amida and the Nembutsu

Many often mistake the Amida Buddha as a Deity. This is not true, the Amida Buddha image is the personified representation of the culmination of wisdom and compassion. In the beginning scrolls and flowers where placed in the Alter. Later … Continue reading

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Shinjitsu of Faith

How do we figure out the Dynamics of faith in Jodo Shin Shu? To obtain faith in Shin Buddhism is to obtain Shinjin, true faith. But how do we obtain Shinjin? Through Shinjitsu- The true and real. So, now we … Continue reading

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The Pure Land Explained

Many Buddhists ask the essential questions about the Pure Land and the Amida Buddha. First, the Pure Land. The Pure Land is called the Pure Land Paradise. Is it a paradise? No and it never was. Is Nirvana Bliss-No, and … Continue reading

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