Recitation of Chieh Chieh Chou, or the Mantra to Untie Karmic Knots in English, is for sincerely asking assistance from Guan Yin Bodhisattva to “untie karmic knots”, or to resolve interpersonal conflicts. Some of its great powers include: clearing misunderstandings between couples; creating harmony in marriage and family; resolving conflicts at work; and eliminating karmic obstacles due to negative karmas from past lives.

The full title of each sutra and mantra should be included each time before it is recited. For example, before reciting the content of the Mantra to Untie Karmic Knots, you should recite its full title: Chieh Chieh Chou.

Recite as needed: Generally 21, 27 or 49 times per day; can be recited day or night.

Prayer: Before reciting this mantra, you can say your prayer or wish as follows, “May the Great Merciful and Great Compassionate Guan Yin Bodhisattva protect and bless me, <your full name>, help me to untie my negative karmic knots with <other party’s full name>, and to transform and resolve our conflicts.” The other party can be your relative, friend, or colleague.