Ofudesaki 09:027

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Author: Miki Nakayama
Date Published: 1998
Pages: 486 (English ed.)

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Ofudesaki 09:027 is a verse from the Ofudesaki. The English translation below is the sixth edition translation.


Though I begin to speak to make such a thing known, kono yō na koto o yui-kake shirasuru mo このよふな 事をゆいかけ しらするも
perhaps no one knows what it is about. nanno koto yara tare mo shiromai なんの事やら たれもしろまい

Alternate English translations

Third Edition

Although I begin to tell you and let you know these things, perhaps no one can understand the true meaning of My words.


I shall begin to inform you about this truth. But there is no one who can understand its true meaning.


Ofudesaki chushaku

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Translator(s): Roy Forbes

9:27 No one knows about My parental intent or that I am teachings these things or does anyone knows why I say them.

『おふでさき註釈』、p. 145–6


Commentary by Yoshitaro Ueda (2010)

From Michi no dai: Foundation of the Path 38:44

“Even if I speak to you and reveal such a thing, perhaps none of your will have any idea of what this is about,” the verse is saying.

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