New Year

by dairo tendo

tendokanshobell

On New Years we ring the Kansho Bell 108 times to dispel the 108 defilements

108 Defilements

egoism
ignorance greed
hatred
wrath
quarrelsomeness
enviousness
imposture
obstinacy
envy
deceit
irresponsibility
lechery
insidiousness
intolerance
excessiveness
vanity
abuse
hurtfulness
mendacity
falseness
sarcasm
manipulation
cruelty
pretence
hypocrisy
contempt
inattentiveness
being a know-all
torment
blasphemy
deviousness
negativity
stubbornness
shamelessness
sadism
effrontery
derision
garrulity
ridicule
arrogance
unfriendliness
hostility
anger
discord
high-handedness
unyieldingness
malignancy
humiliation
callousness
discontent
imperiousness
stinginess
insatiability
greed for money
ambition
calculation
jealousy
censoriousness
oppression
headiness
pessimism
conceit
ostentatiousness
voluptuousness
gluttony
sexual addiction
lust for domination
obsession
capriciousness
lust for power
dipsomania
tyranny
intransigence
aggression
mercilessness
rapacity
presumption
hard-heartedness
rage
self-hatred
dogmatism
violent temper
masochism
violence
haughtiness
belittlement
baseness
deception
disrespect
desire for fame
disrespectfulness
gambling
prodigality
seduction
faithlessness
vindictiveness
cursing
indifference
self-denial
lack of comprehension
dissatisfaction
pride
prejudice
impudence
grudge
delusion
ingratitude