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Origin of Pure Land
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I trust to my own good deeds and the intercession of Amida Butsu.The Dragon Painter|Mary McNeil Fenollosa
God has no need of plates and dishes, said Acacius, bishop of Amida, and he ransomed therewith a number of poor captives.The Catacombs of Rome|William Henry Withrow
When Sapor had taken Amida, after a siege of seventy-three days, the autumn was far advanced.The Roman History of Ammianus Marcellinus|Ammianus Marcellinus
No praise rises to Amida for the wonders of the universe or the blessings of life.Comparative Religion|J. Estlin Carpenter
The Chinese poets celebrate the sacred bean of India, out of which their god Amida and her child arose, in the middle of a lake.