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Verse Before Eating (Shokuzen no ge 食前の偈)

As we are about to eat and drink,
we pray that all living beings
may take the bliss of meditation as food
and be filled with the joy of dharma.
nyaku on jikiji  若飮食時
to gan shujō 當願衆生
zen etsu ijiki 禪悦爲食
hōki ju man 法喜充滿