Nine actions of the three doors
- Three concern the body:
- outwardly, all worldly, distracting activities,
- inwardly, all ordinary virtuous deeds such as prostrations and circumambulations, and
- secretly, all unnecessary movements that scatter one‘s practice.
- Three concern speech:
- outwardly, all worldly, deluded conversations,
- inwardly, all liturgies and recitations, and
- secretly, any talking whatsoever.
- Three concern the mind: