Yuān Shǐ Wú Liáng Dù Rén Shàng Pǐn Miào Jīng
Original-Beginning Boundless Salvation Highest-Level Wonderful-Scripture.
Yuán Shǐ Dòng Xuán Líng Bǎo Bĕn Zhāng Chì Fú Dān Guāng Shàng Pǐn
Miào Shŏu Míng Shí
The origin of this is the Cavern (or Pervasive Mystery- corresponding to
the Ling Bao (the Numinous Treasure Tradition) of teaching
that has been compiled by Lu Xiu-jang.
This Chapter concerns the Red Charm [drawing] and the Cinnabar's
Bright Ray [map].
The Highest-Level Wonderful-Leader (Shang Pin Miao Shou),
with his sharp eyes immediately recognizes what these are.
Dù Rén Lóng Kāng Guǎng Yùn Kāi Huà Yīn Yuán Dà Dòng Yǐn Zhāng Xū
They are the Salvation of the Imperial Dragon (Du Ren Long),
bringing health and peace in one vast Motion of Fortune (Yun).
When this opens out, into Transformation (Hua), it is the Cause Which
Produces Effects in Another Stage of Existence (Yin Yuan).
It is inside the Great Cavity (Da Dong), hidden from view
that the basis of this chapter is based on.
Concerning the Void (Xu) which is inside, these guiding principles are based
Zhì Zhēn Tài Wú Sān Yī Liú Jiē Zhū Tiān Bì Luò Fū Míng Gāo Zhì Tiān
on Extreme Truth (Zhi Zhen), the Greatest there is,
regardless of how the Three Ones (San YI- Di Yi, Ci Yi,
and Xiong Yi the rulers of the Three Cinnabar Fields) flow around
until they become fixed and bear fruit.
From the Heavens (Zhu Tian) a bluish-green leaf falls,
sinking down until is lays spread out.
In the brilliant light, there afterwards appears a high tower,
standing erect, it is the Heaven-Root (Tian Gen),
Dà Jīng Lí Hé Wàn Jìng Fēn Shén Chì Fú Dì Qì Dān Guāng Shàng Líng
wherein is the Great Scripture (Da Jing).
Parting and Meeting (Li He) are the Myriad (Wan) at the Border (Jing).
The distribution of the gods (Shen) are brought about by the supernatural
[power] of the Red Charm (Chi Fu).
The Supreme Being's (Di) Qi [is directed by]
the Cinnabar's Bright Ray (Dan Guang).
Rising with it is the Marvellous Power of the Spirit (Ling)