Food Offering Prayer
OM AH HOONG
TÖN PA LA MAY SANG GYAY RINPOCHAY
The precious Buddha, the supreme lord;
KYOB PA LA MAY DAM CHÖ RINPOCHAY
The precious holy Dharma, the supreme savior;
DREN PA LA MAY GEN DÜN RINPOCHAY
The precious sangha, the sublime spiritual friend;
KYAB NAY KÖN CHOK SOOM LA CHÖ PA BÜL
To you precious Triple Gems, the supreme objects of refuge, I make offerings.
Prayer of Refuge and Bodhicitta
SANG GYE CHO DANG TSOG KYI CHOG NAM LA
I take refuge until I am enlightened
JANG CHUB BAR DU DAG NI KYAB SU CHI
In the Buddhas, the Dharma and the Sangha.
DAG GI JIN SOG GYI PAY SO NAM GYI
Through the merit I create by practicing giving and the other perfections
DRO LA PEN CHIR SANG GYAY DRUB BAR SHOG
May I attain Buddhahood for the sake of all sentient beings.
The Four Immeasurable Thoughts
SEM CHEN TAM CHAY DE WA DANG DE WAY GYU DANG DEN PAR GYUR CHIG
May all sentient beings have happiness and the causes of happiness;
SEM CHEN TAM CHAY DUG NGEL DANG DUG NGEL KYI GYU DANG DEL WAR GYUR CHIG
May all sentient beings be free from suffering and the causes of suffering;
SEM CHEN TAM CHAY DUG NGEL ME PAY DE WA DANG MI DREL WAR GYUR CHIG
May all sentient beings never be separated from the happiness that knows no suffering;
SEM CHEN TAM CHAY NYE RING CHAG DANG NYI DANG DREL WAY DANG NYOM LA NAY PAR GYUR CHIG
May all sentient beings live in equanimity, free from attachment and aversion.
Dedication of Merit
SO NAM DI YI TAM CHAY ZIK PA NYI
Through this goodness, may omniscience be attained
THOB NÉ NYÉ PAY DRA NAM PAM CHAY NAY
And thereby may every enemy (mental defilement) be overcome.
JAY GA NA JI BAR LAP DRUK PA YI
May beings be liberated from the ocean of samsara,
SI PAY TSO LÉ DRO WA DROL WAR SHOK
Which is troubled by waves of birth, old age, sickness, and death.