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 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.

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。