(Master Jun Hong Lu’s Call-In Radio Program)
WHY DO WE NEED TO RECITE SO MANY SCRIPTURES?
Caller: How are you, Master? The rationale behind Buddhist practitioners of Guan Yin Citta Dharma Door needing to recite so many scriptures is to help awaken our innate Buddha nature. Is this correct?
Master Jun Hong Lu: What you’ve just said is absolutely right! Why does Guan Yin Citta Dharma Door require us to recite so many scriptures? It is to awaken our innate Buddha nature. How can we communicate with Bodhisattva if we don’t perform recitations? It’s the same as not being able to communicate with others if we don’t speak. Therefore, if we wish to communicate with Bodhisattva, we must perform recitations, as the scriptures are the teachings of Bodhisattvas. Do you understand?< About Performing Recitation