This sutra originated from the teachings of Sakyamuni Buddha to his mother in Trayastrimsa Heaven. Buddha introduced Earth Store Bodhisattva's great filial piety, exemplified by the bodhisattva’s rescuing of his mother from the sea of suffering in hell, the great vows he made in many lifetimes, and his boundless deeds and mighty Divine powers done and used to help all sentient beings. The interlocution between Buddha and all bodhisattvas and deities proved that the law of karma and retribution is infallible.
In addition, Earth Store Bodhisattva described the situation in hell and the various sufferings endured by all living beings there. He also explained all the accessible and effective methods for saving one’s relatives from sufferings in the evil realms.
This precious sutra is easy to understand. Reciting it constantly can help you to accumulate incredible merits and virtues. It is truly an extraordinary, practical and beloved classic Buddhist sutra.
Specification (WxHxD): 15x20.5x0.9 cm