Let’s climb the slope in front of us
and reach the glorious summit of
our lives and kosen-rufu!
Let’s make remarkable breakthroughs
and spend each day meaningfully,
creating “memor[ies] of [our]
present life in this human world.”(*)

(*) “Questions and Answers About Embracing the Lotus Sutra” WND I, 64

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