e g r e g o r e s

"Graciously bestow upon all men felicity, the summit of which is the knowledge of the Gods." [Julian, Oration to the Mother of the Gods]

>"God is a concept by which we measure our pain."

>“I just believe in me, Yoko and me. And that’s reality.”

無無明亦無無明尽
mumu-myou-yaku-mumu-myou-jin
no ignorance and also no extinction of ignorance

乃至老死亦老死尽
nai-shi-mu-rou-shi-yaku-mu-rou-shi-jin
and so forth until no old age and death and no extinction of old age and death

苦集滅道
mu-ku-shuu-metsu-dou
no suffering, origination, stopping, path

智亦
mu-chi-yaku-mu-toku
no cognition also no attainment

所得故
i-mu-sho-tok-ko
with nothing to attain

菩提薩埵依般若波羅蜜多故
bo-dai-sat-ta-e-han-nya-ha-ra-mi-ta-ko
the Bodhisattva depends upon Prajna Paramita

罣礙
shin-mu-ke-ge
and mind is no hindrance

[The excerpt from the Heart Sutra along with transliteration and translation is from Brad Warner’s old “doubtboy” blog here. Therein he says, “I claim no ownership or copyright of any kind on this material. So feel free to use it in any way you please without asking permission from me. Copy it. Distribute it. Re-write it as a pornographic limerick if you want.”]

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