On June 28, 2014, vice president, President of the Buddhist Association of Zhejiang Province, the Buddhist Association of Ningbo Tiantong Temple Abbot monk integrity was invited to participate in the Hunan Xiangyin Hokkeji eight fingers Tuo Memorial opening ceremony cum Tiantai Sect founder icon will be honored guests, attended the ceremony and:
Vice president, President of the Buddhist Association of China, the Buddhist Association of Hunan province Changsha Lushan Temple Abbot monk Shenghui, vice president of the Buddhist Association of Hunan Province, President of the Buddhist Association of Yueyang, Saint Temple Abbot monk with the Vatican, vice president of the Buddhist Association of Hunan Province, Xiangxiang Cloud Gate Temple Abbot monk law, vice president of the Buddhist Association of Hunan province president of the Buddhist Association of Xiangtan, great master, executive vice president of the Buddhist Association of the heart - the Mount Emei monks, Secretary of the Buddhist Association of Hunan Province, South Temple Abbot monk Huai Hui, vice president of the Buddhist Association of Yueyang to the master, the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region Nandan County Dachang town of dragon of Guanyin Temple Abbot master Ao Dao Ren De mage. Director of Hunan Provincial Bureau of religious affairs Sun Jianlin, Hunan provincial Civil Affairs Department deputy director Li Jinfu, deputy director of Hunan Provincial Bureau of religious affairs Fu Lei, former deputy director of State Bureau of religious, Feng Chuanzong, chairman of Hunan sunshine group, the provincial CPPCC members Liu Shenghui, CPC Xiangyin County Committee, county people's government deputy mayor Liu Zhengren, director of the Yueyang Municipal Bureau of ethnic and religious affairs according to Buddhism, Chinese Culture Promotion Association Zhang Yingjiang, Chinese Buddhist Culture Association executive president Luo Bingshi and other leaders and distinguished guests.
The celebration of first by the Standing Committee of the CPC Xiangyin County, welcome the county people's government, deputy mayor Liu Zhengren, China Buddhist Culture Promotion Association Zhang Yingjiang, Chinese Buddhist Culture Association executive president Luo Bingshi, former vice director of the State Bureau of religious affairs Feng Chuanzong delivered a speech respectively, for the eight finger Tuo Temple Memorial and Tiantai Sect founder icon will warmly opening method congratulations, hope that the cause of Buddhism into the great cause of building the well-off society comprehensively, into the realization of the dream of the great China historical process, in order to promote economic development, cultural prosperity, social harmony, ecological civilization, to achieve the great rejuvenation of the Chinese nation China dream contribute their wisdom and strength.
The integrity of the monk said on behalf of the Buddhist Association of Zhejiang province. Fahua temple is mentioned in the message sent eight Buddhist Zen Jingan Buddhist monk monk temple. Today, in honor of his great contributions to learn his patriotism, moral character, has the profound historical and realistic significance!
Eight fingers, Jingan Buddhist monk is the leader of Buddhism in modern China, served as the first president of the Buddhist association. He is not only the pride of the Buddhist community in Hunan, and is the country's four Buddhist disciples. His life to follow the precepts, strict, hard study, he held all around the visit, through the Southern Buddhism jungle, send the heart, willing to stand firm. He is at the age of 27, to the Ningbo City Temple Ashoka, before Shakya Muni the great Buddhist relics, lit his left ring finger and little finger buddha. This is the very people who can do great will power! Since then, he has been called the "top eight.". He lived ten years in Tiantong Temple tin, served two terms as the abbot, in Tiantong, he will be the jungle abbot of inheritance system to the ten party and system, which is a major reform of the system of Chinese Buddhist History: he in Tiantong temple, the monks founded primary school and public school, becoming the first person I Chinese Buddhist schools.
In order to make him "the jungle is long, the sea all the peace", according to "Baizhang regulation", according to local conditions, formulate "Tiantong Temple million years statute" and "manual" on line, in addition, he also developed a "book" Fukuda, the fixed industry, temples all inventoried registration, there is now part preserved in Tiantong temple. He began to speak in Tiantong Temple repeatedly "hedongshihou", "Bao Xun" Buddhist temple, the temple and the monk Liu and maintenance, set up the wind, Everbright Dharma, Sangha training. The monk Master Taixu master Yuan Ying, are sent in Zen Jingan Buddhist monk door under the complete precepts. He usually make friends through poetry, often write poems, such as "I am not forget the world Buddhist monk's revenge, not reported shame" and other patriotic poems. He in Tiantong Temple wrote more than 1900 songs, he first "chew Mei Yin" is published in Ningbo, and was later known as the "patriotic poem monk". Now the Tiantong temple also kept some letters and autograph manuscript Jingan Buddhist monk. His stupa was built in Tiantong temple on Mount Fenggang, each to have the Spring Festival holidays, two public order we have to sweep the temple tower, chanting for the week, will never forget his great kindness. He is not only the Zhejiang Buddhism, and Buddhism is Chinese have made tremendous contribution.
Therefore, we come to the fahua Temple Jingan Buddhist monk monk today, in law, the mood is very excited. Through this method, we in Zhejiang and Hunan province two Buddhist, more exchange of learning, develop Jingan Buddhist monk of patriotism, dedication spirit of great compassion, efforts to promote Buddhist culture, guide the Buddhist believers, Shu Lizheng is seen as positive for the Buddhist view of life, their strength for the construction of a harmonious in twenty-first Century, the contribution to the cause of Buddhism and society!