If one was to take on the task of memorizing some of the Mahayana Buddhist Sutras does it have to be in Sanskrit or can you memorize an English
translation and still get the spiritual benefits from it?
I know the Heart Sutra can be memorized in Chinese, Japanese, or Tibetan. So I don't see why that one couldn't be memorized in English. Though the
Mantra at the end would have to be Sanskrit but Mantras are easy to memorize, just not blocks of text in a language one doesn't speak.
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