After the dance, he sat down and on behalf of Kechara House and in order to gain merits, we offered Ganacakra Tsog to Dorje Shugden and all the Buddhas, Bodhisattvas and deities. We all offered purified tea and auspicious rice, and then I went up and made offerings to Dorje Shugden on behalf of Kechara and all of our members. I also requested him for certain special assistance, which he agreed and afterwards, Dorje Shugden reassured me of his assistance to help and blessings as usual. He held my hands very tight and also embraced me, and because he was in a wrathful form he didn’t stay in the body very long and he departed.
As fast as Myrmoteras ’s jaws are, they aren’t the fastest among trap-jawed ants. Odontomachus , for example, is a species of ant found all over the tropics that has its own prized set of gnarly jaws. Their bite is more than twice as fast as that of Myrmoteras , and provides enough force that they can use the jaw snap like a catapult , sending them backwards and airborne away from danger. Notably, the jaws of Odontomachus are stouter than those of Myrmoteras , and can handle impacts that might splinter the slender jaws of Myrmoteras .