Master Sheng Yen con Practice of mindfulness of the buddha: 念佛生淨土 (English Edition)
This book is a record of a seven-day Buddha-name recitation retreat held by Master Sheng Yen (1930-2009) at Nung Chan Monastery in Taiwan between March 27 and April 4 in 1993. During the retreat, master Sheng Yen offered daily guidance on Mindfulness of the Buddha to attain rebirth in the Pure Land. He explained how Dharma urges us to recognize and repay the kindness of others, that we should embrace life in gratitude, giving ourselves to sentient beings with a mind of requiting their kindness.
Master Sheng Yen has a long career as a monk, teacher of Buddadharma, and founder of monasteries, meditation centers, and educational institutions. He was also a very prolific lecturer, scholar, and author. Over the years, his published works in many languages have benefited students and seekers of the Dharma all over the world.