佛學講座 - 佛學問答(English) - How is rebirth to be sought in Amitabha Buddha' s Pureland?
How is rebirth to be sought in Amitabha Buddha' s Pureland?

In pursuit of rebirth in Amitabha Buddha' s Pureland, initiate vow first

for rebirth therein whilst generate good roots aplenty together with

blessedness and virtue in order to qualify. As well, hold firmly to the

name, that is, remember the Buddha, contemplate the Buddha image,

with one mind unflustered. At the end of life, Amitbaha Buddha and all

saints manifesting before him, refrain from imbalance in thought and

hence attain rebirth in Amitabha Buddha' s Pureland. In a nutshell, it is

all about faith, vow, and act.

On faith, be convicted in that besides own strength, the strength of

another is necessitated, which denotes the reception of Amitabha

Buddha.

On vow, a practitioner initiates the vow for rebirth in Amitabha Buddha' s

Pureland, rinses all worldly emotions therein, sees the Buddha amid

lotus abloom, and then rides upon the vow for return to the saha world

to further deliver all living beings.

On act, actualize furtherance in blessedness and virtue, hold to the

name and remember the Buddha, contemplate the image of Amitabha

Buddha, and, end of life nearing and with one mind unflustered, attain

rebirth in Amitabha Buddha' s Pureland.