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DaoZang Volume 131, Page 034b1
|Book 10 A Faithful Rendition in Regular Text
||Plate 11 Scroll 57
Guò Cǐ Shŏu Dào Chéng Shèn Nán
It is an error to pass by keeping watch over the Dao.
Really, it is a cause for disaster.
Qù Sǐ Jìn Yĕ
If one draws apart [with this], then death draws near.
Wéi Dài Jiŭ Zhuàn Bā Qíong Dān
Solely they await to deal with the 'Nine Cycles Eight Precious Jade Prepared Pills'
Jiŭ-Zhuàn Shén Dān Bái Rì Shēng Tiān Bào Pò Zǐ Jiŭ Dān Lùn Yún Lǎo Lǎn Yǎng Shēng Zhī Shū Yàn Jí Jiŭ Shì Zhī
The Nine Cycles Divine Prepared Pills are capable [enough] to provide
a broad daylight Ascension to Heaven (Sheng Tian).
The Bao Po Zi [Nei Pian] (the 'Inner Chapters of Master Empracing-Simplicity') in its
'Nine Cinnabar Prepared Pills Chapter' (Jiu Dan Lun) states:
It is old people who read about the Art of Preserving Life (Yang Sheng)
as written in the book Shu Yan Ji (the Wild Goose Anthology) have long regarded that
Fāng Zēng Yǐ Shòu Shè Piān Qiān Jì Yǐ
prescription. For, from using it and the instructions as given, there do come
a thousand ideas indeed!
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