Prajna Paramita Heart Sutra

September 15, 2020

Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva practicing deeply prajna paramita at the time illuminates the five skandhas are all empty, crosses beyond all adversity and suffering.

Shariputra! Form does not differ from emptiness, emptiness does not differ from form. Form is emptiness, emptiness is form. Feeling, cognition, impulse, consciousness also is such.

Shariputra! All dharmas are empty of characteristics, not birth not death, not tainted not pure, not increasing not decreasing. Therefore in emptiness, no form, feeling, cognition, impulse, consciousness, no eye, ear, nose, tongue, body, consciousness, no sight, sound, smell, taste, touch, dharma, no realm of the eye, and even no realm of consciousness, no ignorance also no ending of ignorance, and even no old age and death also no end of old age and death, no suffering accumulating extinction way, no wisdom also no attainment.

For nothing is attained so Bodhisattva rely on prajna paramita therefore mind has no hanging burden, no hanging burden thus has no terror, far away from inverted dream-thinking, ultimately Nirvana!

Three periods of time all Buddhas rely on prajna paramita thus attain annutara-samyaksambodhi. Therefore know prana paramita is a great spiritual mantra, is a great bright mantra, is a supreme mantra, is an unequalled mantra, can eliminate all suffering, authentic and not false. Thus proclaimed the prajna paramita mantra, which is spoken as: