Sutra Chanting Resource / Translation

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This is a category that includes the main sutras that we chant, with printouts for groups and translations

Virtual Dojo : PDF Resources

Click a link to download / print out a PDF version of any text you need for ‘virtual dojo’ sessions: 1. Hannya Shingyo, Four Vows, Three Treasures 2. Kesa Sutra 3. Sandokai 4. Daihi Shin Dharani 5. Eko of the Patriarchs 6. Eko of the Matriarchs 7. Hannya Shingyo Eko 8. Deshimaru’s Short Lineage Eko […]

Deshimaru’s Short Lineage Eko

This is an Eko regularly used in our ceremonies, offering merit to our lineage, including those who founded IZAUK and the Bristol Zen Dojo. The PDF version is available for download from this page.

Hannya Shingyo Eko

This is the text of an offering to our founders, that is used regularly in our ceremonies. The PDF version is available for download from this page.  

Eko of the Matriarchs

This is an offering to the historical lineage of Buddhas and ancestors on which our practice is founded. There is a companion Eko for the Patriarchs. Both are used in ceremonies. The PDF version is available for download from this page.  

Eko of the Patriarchs

This is the text of an offering to the historical lineage of Buddhas and ancestors on which our practice is founded. There is a companion Eko for the Matriarchs. Both are used in our ceremonies. The PDF version is available for download from this page.

The Sandokai

This is the text for the Sandokai, in Japanese, with bells marked – including a PDF suitable for printing out and giving to the bell or ino for use in ceremony

Daihi Shin Darani

This is the text for the Dai Hi Shin Dharani, in Japanese, with bells marked – including a PDF suitable for printing out and giving to the bell or ino for use in ceremony.  English Translation follows. Bells: (*) large bell,   (**)small bell, (x) stifled bell Daihi Shin Darani (*) Namu kara tan no, tora ya ya, namu ori ya, […]