To My Friends

Where there is hope,
the sun of victory rises!
Challenge all adversity with
indomitable optimism and
valiantly open the way forward.


Revealing the Real Me By Macalai Ramos

By Macalai Ramos New York City When I was 2 years old, my mothers, Miriam and Sandra, began to notice that something was wrong with me because I could not sit still or sleep at night. They immediately…

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Attaining Buddhahood in This Lifetime

From the 2014 Introduction to Buddhism Exam Guide  The purpose of Buddhist faith and practice is to achieve the life state of a Buddha. By chanting Nam-myoho-renge-kyo to the Gohonzon with faith and striving to carry out practice for…

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To My Friends

Our organizational newspaper
conveys a philosophy of hope
to our community and society.
I express my deepest respect and
appreciation to our fellow members
who are dedicating themselves to
increase its readership, beginning
with the respectworthy leaders
in charge of its promotion.

To My Friends

Nichiren Daishonin stated,
“[The greater the hardships
befalling him,] the greater the delight
he feels, because of his strong faith.”(*)
Hardships are the force for progress!
Every day, let’s break through
our personal limitations and
advance in high spirits!

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