Kannon Gyo

Enmei Jukku Kannon Gyō 延命十句観音経

Boundless Ten Phrase Kannon Sutra

 観 世 音        KAN ZE ON          Kanzeon! (Avalokiteshvara)
 南 無 佛        NA MU BUTSU        at one with Buddha
 與 佛 有 因     YO BUTSU U IN      with Buddhas there are causes
 與 佛 有 緣     YO BUTSU U EN      with Buddhas there are effects
 佛 法 僧 緣     BUP-PO SŌ EN       Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha -
 常 樂 我 淨     JŌ RAKU GA JŌ      eternal, joyful, self, purity 
 朝 念 観 世 音  CHŌ NEN KAN ZE ON  morning heart-mind is Kanzeon
 暮 念 観 世 音  BO NEN KAN ZE ON   evening heart-mind is Kanzeon
 念 念 從 心 起  NEN NEN JŪ SHIN KI this very moment arises heart-mind
 念 念 不 離 心  NEN NEN FU RI SHIN this very moment inseparate heart-
 
Enmei Jukku Kannon Gyō
Alternative translation:


Kanzeon! homage to the Buddha!
in cause and effect related to all buddhas
and to buddha dharma and sangha
eternally joyful and self purified
morning chanting Kanzeon with nen (care/attention)
evening chanting Kanzeon with nen
all experience universal expression
experience not separate from boundless heart-mind