To My Friends

Nichiren Daishonin states,
“One who…makes even greater efforts
in faith is a true seeker of
the way. “(*)
The journey we have undertaken to uphold
our vow is a ceaseless struggle for the
sake of kosen-rufu.
Let’s absolutely continue to advance!

(*)”Hell Is the Land of Tranquil Light,” WND I
Full quote:
“One who, on hearing the teachings
of the
Lotus Sutra, makes even greater efforts in faith is a true seeker
of the way.”

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

Nichiren Daishonin is applauding
your noble, wholehearted dedication
and strenuous efforts.
The benefits and good causes you
have accumulated are countless.
Let’s encourage one another united
in cheerful solidarity as we aim
to achieve resounding victory
toward May 3rd (Soka Gakkai Day)!

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

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To My Friends

“I will leave behind a victorious history
of kosen-rufu and my personal life,
without fail!”
Such resolute prayer will cause the wisdom
and courage of the Buddha to well forth.
Let’s all become noble millionaires of the
“treasures of the heart.”

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

Nichiren Daishonin admonishes,
“You must not spend your lives in vain and
regret it for ten thousand years to come.”(*)
In this moment that will never come again,
let’s give it our all and sprint full speed ahead.
Be a person who can win over oneself!

(*)”The Problem to be Pondered Night and Day,” WND I, 622

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

For us of Soka who are making remarkable
progress, there is no mountain that
cannot be surmounted!
Now is the time to show our true strength.
Let’s expand our solidarity of truth and justice
with resolute determination and dialogue!

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

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