The Medicine Buddha Mantra


This recitation is a western rendition of the Tibetan Mantra.
It is approved by Yeshe Donden the once physician of the Dalai Lama

the mantra

Short version:

Tayata
Om Bekandze Bekandze
Maha Bekandze
Radza Samudgate Soha

The mantra means:
May the many sentient beings
who are sick,
quickly be freed from sickness.
And may all the sicknesses of beings
Never arise again.

Listen to:

The short version of the Medicine Buddha Mantra


Long version:

OM namo bhagawate Bhaishjaya guru
vaidurya prabha rajaya tathagataya
arhate samyaksam buddhaya teyatha
om bekhajye bekhajye maha bekhajye
bekhajye rajaya samudgate
svaha

Translation:

Gloriously and Respectfully we request from you Medicine Buddha Guru,
One of lapis lazuli light, King that has once come Fully enlightened one who is beyond
this dual-natured world It is done like this...(we ask like this) Do away with illness.
Do away with illness. Do away with the great illness of the ignorance of our True Nature.
King Medicine Buddha This prayer is relinquished unto you.

Listen to:

WORD for WORD pronounciation of the long version of the Medicine Buddha Mantra

Medicine Buddha Mantra Long recitation

 

CD or Mp3 of the long and short version of the Medicine Buddha mantra