By this merit may all attain true peace
may it defeat the enemy, confused thinking
from the stormy waves of being born, growing old, sickness and dying
from the ocean of suffering
May we free all beings.
~ Buddhist Dedication of Merit said before and after meals, meetings, and before and after anything worth doing…adapted.
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