Part Two: The Heritage
Why Tien-Tao descends in China
Located at the center of the world, China has the oldest civilization and is the most advanced in spiritual development. Hence China is chosen by God as the first place to descend the essence of Tao. Continue reading “Introduction XI: Why Tien-Tao descends in China”
God descended ten Buddhas to govern this Cycle of Heaven and Earth. Nine Buddhas had already passed, leaving the tenth Buddha, Mi-Le Buddha, to amass souls in Long-hua Assemblies. 19
Making Tien-Tao accessible to everyone is a Divine Mission ordained by God and derived from the great merciful vows of Mi-Le Buddha. Continue reading “Introduction VIII: The Last Chance”
The statement is the prophecy of the future coming of Mi-Le Buddha in Tien-Tao. It implies that preceding the destruction of the world, Mi-Le Buddha will express himself three times through miracles, and on the third time, manifest Tien-Tao to the world in person.
Gold is one of the five fundamental elements. In orientations, it represents the west. “Rooster” refers to the year of the Rooster (You) in the Chinese lunar calendar; it also implies the orientation west and the color white. Continue reading “20. What is the meaning of the statement “The golden rooster crows three times”, often mentioned in Scriptures and lectures?”
The name Mi-Le Buddha first appeared over two-thousand years ago in India. The Guide to the Gospels of Mi-Le Buddha records how Mi-Le Buddha became enlightened since his coming to the world.
Since his first coming to the world and vowing to become a Buddha in the Pure Land, ten Cycles of Heaven and Earth have elapsed. In this tenth Cycle, the seed he sowed sprouted and the fruit ripened, and it’s about time for him to harvest it. When he reveals his identity, the world will become a Pure Land.
In the Red Yang Period in this Cycle, Sakyamuni Buddha descended to Earth from Tusati Heaven and was born in northern India. Mi-Le Buddha followed him and was born in southern India. Continue reading “Introduction VII: The Coming of Mi-Le Buddha (Maitreya Buddha)”