Accepting Contributions

Vajra Bodhi Sea Accepts Contributions for 2021 Events Commemorating the Venerable Master Hua’s 26th Observance of Entering Nirvana

金剛菩提海紀念宣公上人2021年涅槃紀念 徵文活動

 

Tripiṭaka Master Venerable Master Hsuan Hua explained the great and profound Mahayana Sutras with simple, concise, and easily understandable words to us. These sutra commentaries have been like streams, like rain, moistening our hearts in this convoluted Dharma Ending Age.

After reading commentaries by the Venerable Master Hua, which principles has he shared in them that have left the deepest impression on your life, cultivation, and daily practices? Please write about how the Master’s teachings have personally inspired you.

Submission Guidelines: 

  1. Must be in a format that is interesting and sent in an easy-to-read digital file.

  2. A variety of formats and mediums are welcome, including images of photos, sketches, and paintings, as well as poems, essays, and articles.

  3. Must come with a suggested title.

Please send submissions to vbs@drba.org with your name and mailing address for consideration. 

As the Master once said, “If the submission is published, Vajra Bodhi Sea will give the writer ten copies as gifts.” The contributor will also be awarded one newly released book, either Flower Adornment (Avatamsaka) Sutra - Chapter 40 (New Edition) on Entering The Inconceivable State of Liberation by Means of The Practices and Vows of Samantabhadra Bodhisattva OR 大方廣佛華嚴經十地品淺釋 (全套5冊), a simple explanation on the “Ten Grounds” chapter of the Avatamsaka Sutra in Chinese.

 
三藏法師宣公上人將廣袤難懂的文言文佛經,用最簡潔的語言再次娓娓道來。如雨露甘泉滋潤,這些法寶在炎炎末法時代,滋潤了我們的一畝心田。
 
讀上人的淺釋,哪些話,哪些道理給您帶來深刻的印象?寫寫上人的教化對您的啟發。
 
徵文要求:
 
1)文筆流暢。
2)隨筆、讀後感等體裁均可,字數不限;繪畫,素描,攝影均可,風格不限。
3)自擬標題。
 
稿件請寄 vbs@drba.org;並註明姓名及聯繫地址
宣公上人曾說:“作品錄取刊出之後,作者可獲該期雜誌贈閱十本。”
同時佛經翻譯委員會附贈新書:英文版《普賢行願品淺釋》 或 中文版《大方廣佛華嚴經十地品淺釋》(全套五冊) 任選其一。