Thursday, January 17, 2019

Cause and Effect, profound teaching by Buddha

The Buddha Says:
To understand your previous-life, 
Look at what you have in you present-life. 
To have a preview of you’re next-life, 
Examine your daily act in this life. 

·      Past Karmas determined your present destiny. 
·      Present Karmas will mould you next-life.

Whatever you do will come back to you.
Dress-up neatly and pay respect to the Buddha.To protect the Tathagata Monastery is to protect yourself. For building Buddha's image is moulding youself.

Effect: Why in this-life you have cars and various transportation facilities?
Cause: Because you have repaired broken bridges and paved roads for the benefit of other in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have clothing in great variety?
Cause: Because you have donated warm clothing to monks.

Effect: why in this-life you have splendid food?
Cause: Because you have donated food to the poor in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are starving and clothes less?
Cause: Because you were too stingy to donate to charity in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have houses and building?
Cause: Because you have donated food to monasteries in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are so prosperous and happy?
Cause: Because you have donated money to build temples and public shelters in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are pretty and handsome?
Cause: Because you respectfully offered flowers to the Buddha's altar in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are so intelligent and wise?
Cause: Because you were a devout Buddhist and a sober vegetarian in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life others like you?
Cause: Because you have created good relationship with people in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life husband and wife are faithful to each other?
Cause: Because you have decorated the temple with scrolls and tapestries to Buddha in your previous life.

Effect: why in this-life you have both parents?
Cause: Because you have respected and helped the lonely in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are an orphan?
Cause: Because you were a bird-shooter in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have many children?
Cause: Because you have printed and distributed sutras in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life a son dies young?
Cause: Because you have committed killing by drowning a baby-girl in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are heirless?
Cause: Because you have destroyed flowers habitually in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you enjoy longevity and good health?
Cause: Because you set free sentient-being in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are short-lived?
Cause: Because you have committed too many killings in your previous life.

Effect: Why is this-life you have no spouse?
Cause: Because you have committed adultery in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are a widow?
Cause: Because you have ill-treated your husband in you previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you area serf?
Cause: Because you were disloyal and ungrateful in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have clear and good sighted eyes?
Cause: Because you have donated oil to light up the Buddha's altar in your previous life.

Effect: Why is this-life you suffer from blindness?
Cause: Because you have distorted- truths and misled others in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have wry mouth?
Cause: Because you have intentionally blown out candles before the Buddha's altar in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are dumb and deaf?
Cause: Because you have vituperated you parent in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are hunch back?
Cause: Because you jeered at Buddha's followers in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have disabled hands?
Cause: Because You has committed evils with your hands in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have lame-legs?
Cause: Because you were a robber in you previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are born as a horse or an ox?
Cause: Because you have never paid your debts in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are born as a pig or dog?
Cause: Because you have deceived and harmed others in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you suffer from constant illness?
Cause: Because you have offered flesh (meat) to monks in you previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are healthy?
Cause: Because you have offered medicine to cure the sick people in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are imprisoned?
Cause: Because you have relentlessly committed evils in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are starved to death?
Cause: Because you have plugged snake pits and mouse-holes in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you die of poison?
Cause: Because you intentionally poisoned a river or water-source in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are forlorn and friendless?
Cause: Because you were unfaithful and deceitful to others in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are born as a dwarf?
Cause: Because you have read and written sutra on the floor in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you spew blood?
Cause: Because you have eaten meat while praying in you previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are deaf?
Cause: Because you have attended Buddhist instructions with levity in you previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are afflicted with ulcers?
Cause: Because you have offered meat before the Buddha's altar in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you have bad bodily odor ?
Cause: Because you have sold incense with dishonesty in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you die by hanging yourself?
Cause: Because you hunted animals by using ropes and nets in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are bereft of a spouse ?
Cause: Because you have been unduly envious and jealous in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life you are struck by lightning or burnt by fire?
Cause: Because you have committed dishonest trading with customers in your previous life.

Effect: Why in this-life beasts or snakes wound you?
Cause: Because you have created enemies in your previous life.
Whether you reaped or you sowed ......

Effect: If you suffer in hell, blame yourself for what you did in your previous life.
Cause: If you in this-life recite the cause and effect sutra.

Effect: Many people will respect you in your next life.
Cause: If you in this-life print and distribute the Cause and Effect Sutra free to all ......

Effect: You will become a leader to humanity in your next life.
Cause: If you doubt that eating vegetarian is cultivating charity.

Effect: Witness the happy and prosperous people around you.
Cause: It is good to cultivate giving to the Triple Gems.

Effect: You will be rewarded in return ......
Cause: If you carry the Cause and Effect Sutra ......

Effect: You will be free from disaster and calamity.
Cause: Do not think that the Cause and Effect is fallacious.

Effect: It will manifest either immediately of later in your life ......
Cause: If you spread the truth of the Cause and Effect Sutra ......

Effect: You will be wise and intelligent in life-after-life.
Cause: You are a Minister or an Officer in this-life ......

Effect: You gain the fruits because you cultivated with pains in your previous life.
Cause: If you in this-life insult the Cause and Effect Sutra ......

Effect: You are no longer a human being in your next life.
Cause: If in this-life you transcribe the Cause and Effect Sutra ......

Effect: The generations will be smart scholars and lived happily.
Cause: If you recite and act according to the Cause and Effect Sutra ......

Effect: Whatever you do will be witnessed by the Buddha and Bodhisattva.
Cause: It is impossible to exhaust the speaking of the Law of Cause and Effect.

Effect: The fruit of a good deed will come in due course ......

Cause and Effect: The good cause you have accomplished in you previous life will be the foundation of your good fortune.

Cause and Effect: The good seeds you have planted in this-life will give you good fruits in your next-life.

Cause: If you doubt the efficacy of Cause and Effect ......
Effect: See how Maugalyayana could save his mother from suffering.
The Cause and Effect must not be treated as a small matter.

The Buddha's words are truth, you must not slight.
Cause: If people deeply believe in the Cause and Effect Sutra ......

Effect: this will bring them together to the land of Ultimate Bliss.
  
BUDDHA blesses you.



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