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LEARN TO FORGIVE OTHERS SO YOUR LIFE CAN BECOME CAREFREE

Extracts from Master Jun Hong Lu’s Dharma Talk in New Zealand, Auckland  3rd December 2017   LEARN TO FORGIVE OTHERS SO YOUR LIFE CAN BECOME CAREFREE When it comes to family conflicts and dealing with others, you should learn to adapt to the social environment so as to brighten your surroundings. Learn to adjust your mindset so [...]

Guan Yin Bodhisattva Helps Me Survive Breast Cancer and Brain Tumour

My deepest gratitude to Greatly Merciful and Greatly Compassionate Guan Yin Bodhisattva. My deepest gratitude to Buddhas and Bodhisattvas and Dharma Protectors. My deepest gratitude to Master Jun Hong Lu . If there is anything inappropriate in my sharing, may the Great Merciful and Compassionate Guan Yin Bodhisattva, Dharma Protectors and Master Jun Hong Lu have mercy [...]

HOW TO DEAL WITH THESE NINE TYPES OF PEOPLE IN OUR SOCIETY?

Dharma Convention in Macau, China 14th February 2016 HOW TO DEAL WITH THESE NINE TYPES OF PEOPLE IN OUR SOCIETY? Be cautious when dealing with the nine types of people in our society. First, there is a type of people who tend to say nice things in front of you but in fact think differently. [...]

A WOMAN’S HAIR SHOULD NOT BE TOO LONG

Wenda20181209B 15:17 (Master Jun Hong Lu’s call-in radio program)   A WOMAN’S HAIR SHOULD NOT BE TOO LONG Caller: A fellow Buddhist practitioner dreamt of Master Lu saying, ‘Buddha is placed importantly amongst Bodhisattvas, His double has now already come back’. In the practitioner’s mind, it means that Buddha has already come back to His lotus seat in [...]

BUDDHIST PRACTITIONERS WHO HAVE BAD BREATH CAN CHEW GUM BEFORE PERFORMING RECITATIONS

wenda20160617  22:09 (Master Jun Hong Lu’s call-in radio program)   BUDDHIST PRACTITIONERS WHO HAVE BAD BREATH CAN CHEW GUM BEFORE PERFORMING RECITATIONS Caller: The effect of performing recitations will be greatly diminished if people consume the five pungent spices. For those who have adopted a vegetarian diet but have bad breath, will the effect also be diminished?

DON’T ENTANGLE YOURSELF IN IRRATIONALITY

Excerpt from Master Jun Hong Lu’s Public Talk in Brisbane, Australia 9th June 2019 DON’T ENTANGLE YOURSELF IN IRRATIONALITY Nowadays, living in this society of cutthroat competition, people may destroy themselves due to their greed, carelessness, hatred and jealousy. If you entangle yourself in those irrationalities every day, you may then fall deep down into [...]

DON’T LET YOUR DESIRES CONTROL YOU

Master Lu’s Public Talk in Melbourne, Australia 11th October 2017   DON’T LET YOUR DESIRES CONTROL YOU All people in the human world have to be responsible for legal consequences, while Buddhist practitioners have to be responsible for karma. As a Buddhist practitioner, you reap what you sow; regardless of good or bad consequences, nobody else would face it but [...]

DON’T START PRACTICING BUDDHISM IN TIME OF EMERGENCY, START AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE!

wenda20170407  14:44  (Master Jun Hong Lu’s call-in radio program)   DON’T START PRACTICING BUDDHISM IN TIME OF EMERGENCY, START AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE! Caller: A Buddhist friend’s son is only one-year-old. A few months ago, he suddenly became sick and was hospitalised. He has some breathing difficulties and must rely on a breathing machine to [...]

SOLUTIONS FOR A CHILD WHO SUFFERS FROM SEVERE STUTTERING

Wenda20190714  32:02 (Master Jun Hong Lu’s call-in radio program) SOLUTIONS FOR A CHILD WHO SUFFERS FROM SEVERE STUTTERING Caller: Master Lu, this little Buddhist friend suffers from severe stuttering.  What should he do? Master Lu: Tell him, first, to learn to sing; second, tell him to speak slowly; and third, tell him to pray to Guan Yin Bodhisattva.  He should perform recitations; it is like singing. [...]

WE ARE LIKE DIFFERENT MACHINES AT EVERY STAGE OF LIFE

Master Lu’s Public Talk in Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur 29th December 2018   WE ARE LIKE DIFFERENT MACHINES AT EVERY STAGE OF LIFE Different periods of our life are like different machines, repeating the time of your life unremittingly. When you are newborn, you are a game console: your parents hold and play with you every day. When [...]

MASTER JUN HONG LU JP: BUDDHA EXPLAINS HOW TO SOLVE THE TIREDNESS IN LIFE

Extract from Master Jun Hong Lu’s Public Talk in New Zealand, Auckland 3rd December 2017   MASTER JUN HONG LU JP: BUDDHA EXPLAINS HOW TO SOLVE THE TIREDNESS IN LIFE  At that time, someone asked Buddha: Life is so tiring, how could this be solved? Buddha answered: The heaviness of life half stems from survival, and the [...]

THE HUMAN REALM IS LIKE A STATION, WHERE MANY PEOPLE PASS BY

Singapore Dharma Convention 11th May, 2019 THE HUMAN REALM IS LIKE A STATION, WHERE MANY PEOPLE PASS BY The human realm is like a station, where many people pass by. Be open-minded. Accord with karmic conditions. Understand the law of cause and effect. No one accompanies you on the train from departure to destination. There [...]

WHAT TO DO IF THE INCENSE IN THE CENSER NOT LIT?

Master Jun Hong Lu’s Discourse (Question 320) 10 July 2019   WHAT TO DO IF THE INCENSE IN THE CENSER NOT LIT? Question: In a previous radio programme, a fellow Buddhist friend asked, ‘When offering incense, the incense had already been placed in the censer, but it was found that the incense was not lit. As such, can the incense be taken out and [...]

WHAT CHARACTERISTICS DO PEOPLE WITH LESS THAN 20% OF KARMIC OBSTACLES POSSESS?

Excerpts from Australia Sydney Buddhist Fellowship Meeting – 26th January 2019   WHAT CHARACTERISTICS DO PEOPLE WITH LESS THAN 20% OF KARMIC OBSTACLES POSSESS?  Question: What characteristics do people who have less than 20% of karmic obstacles possess? Please mercifully teach us about this, Master Lu.

HOW SHOULD WE MANAGE RELATIONSHIPS WITH ELDERS AS BUDDHIST PRACTITIONERS?

Wenda20170818 01:02:21 (Master Jun Hong Lu’s call-in radio program)   HOW SHOULD WE MANAGE RELATIONSHIPS WITH ELDERS AS BUDDHIST PRACTITIONERS? Caller: Filial piety, paying respect towards elders is a traditional virtue of the Chinese. Many Buddhist friends know about these morals. However, it is hard to exercise a harmonious relationship with elders in real life. May [...]

ONE’S WISHES TO BE FULFILLED OR NOT DEPEND ON THEIR AMOUNT OF MERITS AND VIRTUES

Shuohua20170811 11:30 (Master Jun Hong Lu’s call-in radio program)   ONE’S WISHES TO BE FULFILLED OR NOT DEPEND ON THEIR AMOUNT OF MERITS AND VIRTUES Caller: Master Lu, will Bodhisattva immediately grant help to us once we have articulated our prayers? Or, do we need to wait until there are enough merits and virtues? If we need [...]