The Meaning of:
"SHIKEN HARAMITSU DAI-KO-MYO"
© 2002 James Deacon
Haramitsu Daikomyo" is a sacred 'nine-syllable' Buddhist
(conceptually) translates as :
"May the Light in our heart bring the awareness of harmony
perceived by spiritual awakening, and bring sincerity, loyalty
and faithfulness in what we are achieving."
if you prefer:
Wisdom of the Four Hearts leads us to Enlightenment"
The 'Four Hearts' ( lit: Four Perspectives) are:
The Merciful Heart
- expresses love for everything
The Sincere Heart
- follows.what is right
The Attuned Heart
- follows the natural order of things
The Dedicated Heart
- holds to the chosen pursuit.
(four perspectives): is the sensation and the harmony perceived
by the sense of hearing and heart.
(-in Sanskrit: Paramita): is Buddha's Satori or a permanent state
of spiritual awaking that transcends the limitations of life and
is the 'Great Komyo' - the 'big bright light' of illumination
- the light of your heart - the Radiance of a Deity (Buddha, Bodhisattva,
'Vidyaraja', etc) - the manifest expression of the Light of Wisdom:
the means by which illumination "dawns on us."