Venerable Ru Jun (如俊法師) discusses in one of his discourses on doing repentance - the importance of doing dedication in a correct manner so that we do not waste the merits that we have just obtained.
In it, he mentioned 3 areas we should dedicate the merits for:
- 圣教光弘， 正法久住
I hope I have captured the points accurately.
Venerable Ru Jun latest discourse that touched on this topic.
Venerable instructed on the three dedications we should make:
I also picked up the point that when doing dedication of merits, we can dedicate the past, present and future merits of all sentient beings (and this will include the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas).
What a great tip!
Venerable Ru Jun added another tip to one of the three dedication:
the emphasis on 歡喜
A continuation on this topic of Dedication :