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THE DHARMA DISCOURSES OF CARDINAL MASTER CHŎNGSAN(CHŎNGSAN CHONGSA PŎBŎ)

Part Two: Dharma Discourses

Chapter Six: Exposition of Scriptures

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31. Concerning the technique of repentance by action, the Master said, “First, extinguish petty desires by making a great vow. Second, assess your understanding of wholesome and unwholesome by reflecting on the real state of affairs. Third, always offer prayers of repentance with a sincere mind before the altar of the Dharmakāya Buddha. Fourth, make every effort to correct all the various types of unwholesome karma by renewing oneself each and every day.”