To My Friends

I will win, no matter what!”
When we manifest profound
resolve and take strong action,
we can create a new history.
Let’s challenge ourselves with
courage to break through
our obstacles!

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

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To My Friends

Limitations are of your own making,
and only you can break through those walls.
Your future victory begins from your
deep resolve at this moment.
Be a challenger with an invincible spirit!

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

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To My Friends

Kosen-rufu is a battle
between the Buddha and
devilish functions.
Don’t forget the spirit of refutation!
Nothing speaks more eloquently
than the truth.
Youth, stand in the vanguard of
our struggle waged with words!

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

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To My Friends

The Daishonin admonishes,
“Regard your service to your lord
as the practice of the Lotus Sutra.”(*)
My fellow members who are challenging
yourselves at your job–excel at your
workplace through sincere and earnest efforts!

(*)”Reply to a Believer,” WND I p. 905

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

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To My Friends

Shakyamuni Buddha stated,
“Having good friends is the entire
essence of our Buddhist practice.”
The SGI is a gathering of good friends.
Fellow members with whom we can
engage with and inspire one another
to elevate our life condition are
the driving force for our personal
growth and development.

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

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