Prayer for success in finding a job?

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Keshin
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Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby Keshin » Mon Apr 25, 2011 1:55 pm

Respected members,

Is it possible to have a prayer for finding a job or a new job?
It would be incredibly beneficial.

:namaste:

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby plwk » Mon Apr 25, 2011 2:37 pm

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby Keshin » Mon Apr 25, 2011 5:41 pm

All of that..? :shock:
Thanks. :D

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby ratna » Tue Apr 26, 2011 7:57 am

Or, you could pray to Tārā.

For example, http://www.tarastotra.com.

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby LastLegend » Tue Apr 26, 2011 7:59 am

Yes recite Amitabha with sincerity, respect, and complete Faith
NAMO AMITABHA
NAM MO A DI DA PHAT (VIETNAMESE)
NAMO AMITUOFO (CHINESE)

Bodhidharma [my translation]
―I come to the East to transmit this clear knowing mind without constructing any dharma―

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby plwk » Tue Apr 26, 2011 8:08 am

All of that..? :shock:
Thanks. :D

There's always the option of reciting Om Mani Padme Hum :smile:

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby Keshin » Tue Apr 26, 2011 11:04 am

Thank you for the suggestions guys. Which Tārā is it that one should pray to for such a thing?

Also, may I ask for the mantra of Vaiśravaṇa (Jambhala)?

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby kirtu » Tue Apr 26, 2011 6:35 pm

Keshin wrote:Respected members,

Is it possible to have a prayer for finding a job or a new job?
It would be incredibly beneficial.

:namaste:


The general Tara mantra covers all the 21 Tara's: OM TARE TUTARE TURE SOHA. There are mantras for the indiviudal 21 Tara's according to at least 3 lineages: Atisha, Suraayagupta and Longchenpa.

These individual mantras and the mantra for Vaishravana have to be given in empowerments.

There is also Medicine Buddha, one of whose pledges is to provide practitioners with the necessities of life.

May you and all beings needing jobs and employment be able to quickly find or create meaningful work, increase their wealth, eliminate their debt, use their wealth to help all beings and lead all beings to the Dharma.

OM TARE TUTARE TURE SOHA
THADYATA OM BEYKANZE BEYKANZE MAHABEYKANZE RAJA SAMUGATE SOHA
OM AH HUNG VARJA GURU PEDME SIDDHI HUNG
Kirt's Tibetan Translation Notes

"Even if you practice only for an hour a day with faith and inspiration, good qualities will steadily increase. Regular practice makes it easy to transform your mind. From seeing only relative truth, you will eventually reach a profound certainty in the meaning of absolute truth."
Kyabje Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche.

"Only you can make your mind beautiful."
HH Chetsang Rinpoche

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Re: Prayer for success in finding a job?

Postby Sherab Dorje » Tue Apr 26, 2011 6:46 pm

kirtu wrote:These individual mantras and the mantra for Vaishravana have to be given in empowerments.
I think you will find that a lung (ritual reading) will suffice for the mantras. I was going to reccomend J(DZ)amb(h)ala too.
:namaste:
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