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The Flower Adornment Sutra - Chapter One - Part Two

The Flower Adornment Sutra - Chapter One - Part Two
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Part Two begins by describing the virtues and causal conditions of the assembly that has gathered at the bodhimanda to hear the Flower Adornment Sutra. It then focuses on the celestial beings mentioned in Part One, proceeding from the Heavens of the Form Realm down through the Heavens of the Desire Realm. For each type of heaven, there is a prose section explaining the passage into liberation attained by each of the beings representing that type of heaven. Each prose section is followed by verses spoken by those beings, describing their realizations as well as priasing the Buddhas.

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