When we wholeheartedly encourage
others, we ourselves become strong
and our spirits will be uplifted.
[The Orally Transmitted Teachings states]
“‘Joy’ means that oneself and others
together experience joy.”(*)
Let’s share the great joys of engaging
in SGI activities with that friend and
that fellow member!

(*)Refers to “joy” [in the passage “the benefits of responding with joy” (OTT, 146)

Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.