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||Nourish prana by holding
to giving up speech,|
and subdue mind in acting and not
ancestor throughout silence and dynamism,|
nothing in mind who else to seek?
||The real ordinary mind
should response to object sensed,|
but in responding should not
||Not get lost then the
nature of one's mind will reside by itself,|
and when mind's
nature resides, then prana will revert by
||With prana reverted, elixir will
be borne by itself,|
as Kan [i.e. water] and Li
[i.e. fire] concocted in the pot.
Yang generated repeatedly by each other,|
generalized into a clap of thunder.
clouds pilgrim to above our head,|
and sprinkle sweet
dew on Meru [i.e. on
top of our head].
||Then one drink the
wine of immortality,|
in an ecstasy who can get to
||Sit and listen
to hymns not sounded by strings,|
thus thoroughly know the mechanics
of creation and manifestation.
||Do all these twenty
target upright to ascend heavenly