Nichiren Daishonin affirms,
“A person who upholds the Lotus Sutra
is repaying the debt of gratitude owed
to father and mother.”(*)
challenge yourself in the two ways
of practice and study and be
individuals who genuinely treat their
parents with kindness and respect.
(*)”The Four Virtues and the Four Debts of Gratitude,” (WND II, 638)
Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.