Metaphysics Q & A

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166. Performing recitations on Chong Yang Festival (Double Ninth Festival)

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Q: Dear Master Lu, could you please tell us which particular sutras or mantras we should recite for the Chong Yang Festival (the Double Ninth Festival)?   A: Chong Yang is a special festival. According to the latest teachings by Master Lu, you can perform recitations as follows:   You can recite the Eighty-Eight Buddhas [...]

165. Interpreting the meaning of dreams

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Q:  Dear Master Lu, what do our dreams mean?   A: Dreams are a way for us to receive messages from the spirit world.  Some dreams are foretelling, a reflection of what you have thought about throughout the day, or are scenes from your past lives. Some dreams provide us with some revelation or suggestions, [...]

164. Addressing Little Houses and filling in red dots

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Q: Dear Master Lu, what should we be aware of when addressing Little Houses and filling in the red dots on them?   A: Filling in the fields: If you already know whom you are going to give the Little House to, you have to fill in the “Offer to” (the recipient) field on the [...]

163. How to overcome drug addiction

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Q: Dear Master Lu, my son has fallen into bad company and become addicted to drugs.  We’ve tried everything but to no avail. Is this caused by karmic obstacles or spirits? Would following the Three Golden Buddhist Practices of Guan Yin Citta Dharma Door be able to help him to quit drugs?   A: Drug [...]

160. Memory loss

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Q: Dear Master Lu, one of our fellow Buddhist practitioners has many family members suffering from memory loss. Could you please advise why this happens and what sutras or mantras he should recite in this situation?   A: Memory loss or amnesia, from the philosophical perspective of the spirit world, is due to the soul [...]

159. Can Little Houses be used to pray for ourselves?

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Q: Master Lu, when we recite Little Houses, do we say the same prayers for ourselves as we do for our daily recitations? In the past, I was not aware of this and I have been saying the same prayers. Recently, I was told that this is not encouraged. What should I do?   A: [...]

ADVERSE EFFECTS OF COUNTING DOWN

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Master Jun Hong Lu’s Discourse (Question 117) 20160714 ADVERSE EFFECTS OF COUNTING DOWN Q: Nowadays, many youngsters, including office workers and students, love to use a countdown app on their smart phones as a reminder to count the period of time backwards before important events in their life. May I know, how we should look [...]

Q&A Session with Buddhist friends in Malacca, Malaysia

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Q&A Session with Buddhist friends in Malacca, Malaysia August 19, 2016 Q11: FISHING IS NOT A SPORT! Q: When one insists on fishing despite the discouragement from relatives and friends, we will instead persuade him not to eat the fishes caught, but to set them free. We try to convince the person that fishing is [...]