Burning of Incense

Burning of Incense

incense1 Walk up to the incense table,
stop 2-3 steps before the table,
look at Amida Buddha and bow.
incense2 Proceed, and take a pinch of
incense and scatter it over the
burning senko.
incense3 Put your palms together in Gassho,
look at Amida Buddha, and recite
Namu Amida Butsu.
incense4 While still in Gassho, bow deeply.
incense5 Step back 2-3 steps, look at Amida
Buddha and bow again. Return to
your seat.