Five thousand years of human civilization,
has China Proper1 as the stage.
Foolishly absorbed in what unfolds in the play,
the grotesque scenes seem beautiful.
Awakening, people look at one another,
and realize the stage was being set for the Fa.
February 1, 2002
(Translator's Note: The translation is subject to improvement to be closer to the original text. Latest update: March 18, 2002)