Starting out for Bodhi
(No doctrine is superior to any other doctrines in Buddhism. Due to the various vows of all the beings, Buddhism was expediently divided into Mahayana doctrine/the Great Vehicle, Himayana doctrine/the Little Vehicle, Exotoric Buddhism and Esoteric Buddhism. Therefore, all beings are encouraged to vow to practice Mahayana doctrine.
Vowing for the Four Immeasurables (three times)
（此乃生起菩提心之基，故於發菩提心之前，先修發四無量心） (This is the base for the Bodhi/enlightenment-state of mind. Therefore, prior to vowing for the Bodhi-state of mind, one has to vow for the Four Immeasurables.)
I wish all beings tranquility, peace, joy and happiness all the time and the seeds of tranquility, peace, joy and happiness inside them forever
I wish all beings getting away from various sufferings and the causes of various sufferings forever.
I wish all beings happiness without suffering and a delightful heart forever.
I wish all beings getting away from greediness and anger and dwelling in indifference
Translator: Lin, Yu-Hua (Monica)
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