The Robe (Kesa) Sutra PDF Print E-mail

At the end of the second 25-minute zazen, we chant the Robe Sutra three times while facing the wall. In all our chanting, we use Japanese rather than English translations.

Kesa Sutra Translation
DAISAI GEDAPPUKU
MUSO FUKUDEN E
HIBU NYORAI KYO
KODO SHOSHU JO
How great the robe of liberation
A formless field of merit
Wrapping ourselves in Buddha's teaching
We free all beings