The benefits of building stupas were spoken of by the Buddha in the “Noble Amazing Sutra:”
“Ananda! Any devoted noble sons and daughters who fill this entire three-thousand-fold universe with the seven precious metals and make offerings to all the stream-enterers, once-returners, non-returners, and arhats—as well as all the sangha members in the four directions—do not accumulate as much merit as someone who makes a stupa to the Tathagata—the Subduer, the Perfectly Enlightened One, the One Who Entered Mahaparinirvana— that is even the size of a churura seed, with a central column the size of a needle, an umbrella the size of a juniper leaf, and filled with grain-sized statues and mustard seed-sized relics.”
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Photo of Ven. Khenpo Tsewang Rinpoche and the PSL Sangha painting the New Stupas in the PSL meadow on August 23, 2023, by Lama Jomo Lorraine.
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