Dào Yán Xíng Dào Zhī Rì Jiē Dāng Xiāng Tāng Mù Yù Zhāi Jiè Rù Shì Dōng
Xiàng Kòu Chǐ Sān Shí Èr Tōng Shàng Wén Sān Shí Èr Tiān Xīn Bài
Daoist Doctrine states that the Current procedure is to each day draw
scented hot water to immerse oneself in and bathe [thoroughly].
[Observing the rules of] fasting and abstinence to next enter into a room,
and face in an eastern direction.
Then Kowtow, while simultaneously making inquiry and mentioning the
Thirty-two Transmissions of Superior (Heavenly) Tidings (San Shi Er Tong Shan Wen).
Thirty-two times to note the Divine Will (Tian Xin) in acknowledgement and obeisance,
Sān Shí Èr Guò Bì Mù Jìng Sī Shēn Zuò Qīng Huáng Bái Sān Sè Yún Qì Zhī
and thirty-two times to shut the eyes and calmly deliberate upon one's body,
character, and conduct, sitting like a vessel on a fire.
Cerulean, Yellow, and White are the three colors of the Clouds of the Qi,
and their influences are upon
Zhŏng Nèi Wài Wĕng Míng Yŏu Qīng Lóng Bái Hŭ Zhū Què Xuán Wŭ Shī Zǐ
Bái Hè Luó Liè Zuŏ Yòu
the Center, the Inside, and the Outside are of [great] luxuriance.
The Nether World has the Cerulean Dragon, White Tiger, Vermilion Sparrow (the Rosefinch),
the Black Valiant Lion, and White Crane arranged in that order, from left to right.
Rì Yuè Zhào Míng Dòng Huàn Shì Nèi
The Sun and the Moon illuminate the Cavity thoroughly
so that [within] the shining interior area