My mother is bed bound in a nursing home. Other than me, she does not get many visitors. Soon my wife and I will be moving farther away so that my wife may attend law school.
I decided to share the Nembutsu with mom. I told her an abridged story of Amida and told her the significance of the name. I told her that I and many others recite the Nembutsu and that through it we are connected. I told her that if she misses me, experiences pain, or even happiness, she can say the Nembutsu and…Continue