A Lineage Root Guru represents the body, speech, and mind of all buddhas and bodhisattvas of the ten directions and three times.
'Let us sincerely beseech and pray for True Buddha School's Root Guru, His Holiness Dharma King Lian-Sheng, our Guru Buddha to remain in the world for a long, long, long, long time, by each reciting 9,999 times of our Lineage Root Guru's Heart Mantra - the Padmakumara Heart Mantra.
During the Amoghapasa Bodhisattva Homa Ceremony at Rainbow Temple, USA, on 7th March 2021, let us pray wholeheartedly and as one, to all buddhas and bodhisattvas of the ten directions and three times, to Amoghapasa Bodhisattva, that our wish will be fulfilled - may His Holiness Dharma King Lian-Sheng remain in the world in good health and longevity, so as to continue teaching Dharma for a long, long time for the benefit of all beings with affinity, saving beings far and wide, not forsaking any sentient being, until all become buddhas. '
'Let us complete these 9,999 recitations of the Padmakumara Heart Mantra before the 35th anniversary of Grand Master's ordination - the 10th day of the second lunar month (22 March 2021) - and may this wish be fulfilled perfectly!
The ordination anniversary of HH Dharma King Living Buddha Lian-sheng falls on Feb. 10 of the lunar month. So we may present the lamp-lighting list of Praying for Guru Buddha to Stay in the World for a Long Long Time in time for Grandmaster’s ordination anniversary, the lamp-lighting event will conclude at:
10:00 PM, Mar. 23 (Taiwan time)
7:00 AM, Mar. 23 (Seattle time)
We are asking everyone to please recite the mantra and light a lamp as soon as possible.'