NGUYEN MINH PHUC
Tuesday, January 15, 2008 5:36:27 AM
SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIET NAM
Independence – Freedom – Happiness
UNITED BUDDHISM ASSOCIATION OF VIET NAM
BUDDHA AMITABHA, SAKYAMUNI
Dear all of You
Dear all buddhst clergymen , superior buddhist mont , venerable monks , great mastẽr , buddhist , anchorites in out of the country , we would lile all of you to support and assit nguyen minh phuc , who is religiously named thich tam phuc& thich tinh phuc with the dharma aspiration of travel anh walk pilgrimage to pagodas and world buddhism aspiration in such 15 countries : 1/campuchia-cambodia 2/ thailand 3/ laos 4/ malaysia 5/ myanmar 6/ china 7/ bangladel 8/ india 9/ nepal 10/ japan –tokyo 11/ taiwan 12/ hong kong 13/ canada 14/ phap 15/ uc -And viet nam from 2003 to 2012 and 2017
-in 2003 -pilgrimaged in cambodia
-in 2004 -pilgrimaged in laos
-in 2005-2006 -pilgrimaged in-china-trung quoc
-in 2007 -pilgrimaged in-tay tang trung quoc - campuchia-thailand-laos-myanmar-malaysia
Walking appropriately 40km – 45 km a day
Walking appropriately 60km – 90 km per day or and night.
Having an only vegetarian lunch per day .
Wherever going to , having a rest a rest there .
If being nearby the pagoda , asking to stay overnight if not , hanging the hammock between trees to have a rest of sleep
Asking pagodas , and buddhists to provide and help the buddhist pilgrim for overnight sleep and then continusly setting off
Pagoda , buddhist are please proposed to guide the buddhist pilgrim which way to go and cross border , instructing to go to embassies to make passport the passport or visa .
Wherever the pilgrim goes thanks to the assistance of people , buddhists , buddhistm associations to assist
UNITED BUDDHIST CHURCH VIET NAM-PAGODA HOANG PHAP- TAN HIEP WARD - HOC MON DIST - HO CHI MINH CITY -TEL84-8)7130002-7133827-CMND:023671827& PASSPORT:B0846421
-May the Merit and virtue, accrued from this work, adorn the Buddha's pureland, repay the four great kindnesses above, and relieve the suffering of those on the three paths below, mày those who see or hear of these efforts generates Bodhi Mind, spend their lives devoted to thế Buddha Dharma, the Land of
dear all buddhist clergymen, superior buddhist mont , venerable monks , great master , buddhists , anchorites in and oud of the country , we would like all of you to support and assist nguyen minh phuc, who is religiously named thich tinh phuc with the dharma aspiration of travel and walk pilgrimage to pagoda and world buddhism associations in such 12 countries : cambodia , lao , pdr, thailand , myanmar , bangladeh , india , nepanl , china , japan , taiwan , hongkong and vietnam from 2003 to 2010
ONE WHO PRACTICES SELF HUMBLING , SELF MORTIFICATION , AND SELF HUMILIATION IN ORDER TO GAIN SPIRITUAL BENFIT . THERE ARE THIRTEEN PRACTCES THAT MONKS ARE SUPPOSED TO PERFORM AS AN ASCETIC . THESE RAE
1/ WEARING ROBES MADE FROM DISCARDED MATERIALS 2/ WEARING NO MORE THAN THREE ROBES3/ BEGGING FOR FOOD4/ NOT DISCRIMINATING AS TO WHERE TOGO FOR FOOD 5/ ONLY EATING ONE MEAL A DẠY6/ EATING FROM ONLY THE ALMS BOWL7/ REFUSING ANY MORE FOOD THÂN CẬN FIT ALMS BOWL8/ LIVING IN THE FOREST9/ AT THE FOOT OF A TREE10/ UNDER THE OPEN SKY11/ IN A GRAVEYARD12/ BEING SATISFIED WITH ONES HONE , AND 13/ SLEEPING IN THE SITTING POSITION .
-BUDDHA DENOUNCED ASCETIC PRACTICES , THOUGH THESE HAVE BEEN PRACTICED BY BUDDHIST MONKS
- A FULLY ORDAINED MONK -- BHIKKHU , GOLONG , PIGU , BIKU --- A BUDDHIST MONK WHO HAS TAKEN THE LIGHER ORDINATION ANHD THE 250 PRECEPTS , WHO HAS LEFT HOME , IS FULLY ORDAINED TO FOLLOW THE WAY OF THE BUDDHA , AND DEPENDS ON ALMS FOR A LIVING