I Am Pure Land  is a public outreach campaign created by Annette McGivney to help bring healing to those affected by trauma and family violence. Part of her profits from Pure Land book sales goes to support the non-profit Healing Lands Project and other outreach. For more, go to the campaign website IAmPureLand.com

​​Birth in the Pure Land is an event that takes place while we are still living in this life…A student asked a teacher, 'A bird freed from the cage…what does he eat?' The teacher replies, “You come through the cage yourself, then I will tell you.” — D.T. Suzuki

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