To My Friends

Those who share Nichiren Buddhism
with others are the envoys
of the Daishonin.
Therefore, don’t be a coward!
[Taking to heart the Daishonin’s words,]
“But still I am not discouraged,”(*)
let’s hold our heads high and continue
continue to engage in Buddhist

(*)”The Essentials for Attaining Buddhahood,” WND I, p. 748.

To My Friends

“Trifling matters accumulate
to become grave ones.”(*)
The small victories we win each day
will lead to achieving a great
and joyous victory.
Let’s advance a step or even half a step,
triumphing over ourselves today.

(*)”The Bodies and Minds of Ordinary Beings,” WND-I, p. 1133


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To My Friends

The power of the Mystic Law is boundless!
Remember, “No prayer will go unanswered.”(*)
There is no wall that cannot be surmounted.
Let’s advance with unwavering conviction.

(*)”If you have faith in this Gohonzon and chant Nam-myoho-renge-kyo even for a short while, no prayer will go unanswered, no offense will remain unforgiven, all good fortune will be bestowed, and all righteousness proven .” (Commentary on “The True Object
of Worship” by Nichikan Shonin)

To My Friends

If we speak with sincerity,
we can definitely communicate
heart to heart.
Trust shines when conversations
are honest and true.
Come, let’s go among the people!

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