May Commemorative Contribution: April 28 to June 4, 2017

Full of Appreciation

How Kazu and Teruko Iizuka’s heart of appreciation changed every aspect of their lives. by Kazu and Teruko Iizuka BROOKLYN, N.Y. World Tribune: Thank you for sharing your experience with…

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May Commemorative Contribution: April 28 to June 4, 2017

Expanding Our Movement to Create a Powerful Force for Good

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In Image: West Territory, El Camino College

“Let’s Dare to Become Absolutely Happy!”

Some 1,500 “Suns of the New Era” advance toward 2018. April 29–30—A palpable sense of empowerment, hope and courage swept across West Territory, as some 1,500 “Suns of the New…

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To My Friends

You have associated with a friend
in the orchid room and have
become as straight as mugwort
growing among hemp.(*)
Engaging with people enables
us to help one another polish
our character and elevate
our life condition.
Let’s cultivate and spread our
connection with good friends.

(*)”On Establishing the Correct Teaching for the Peace of the Land,” WND-1, 23)
“A friend in the orchid room” indicates a person of virtue. The implication is that the company of a virtuous person works as a good influence, just as one is imbued with fragrance on entering a room filled with orchids. It is said that mugwort supported by
hemp plants grows upright.

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