To My Friends

December 4, 2022

Buddhism elucidates the principle of    “earthly desires lead to enlightenment.” We are able to develop a great life   condition to the extent we struggle with   our problems and pray deeply. Let’s brim with an indomitable spirit and   advance with a tenacity of purpose! Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in December 4, 2022

December 4, 2022

Friendships are life’s treasures. Let’s rekindle and cherish old friendships   as well as making new acquaintances   through heartfelt conversations and   sincere efforts. Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.

December 2, 2022

Winter has arrived in earnest. Let’s manage our health wisely   by doing our best to lead a    rhythmical daily life, such as by   eating a good diet, exercising   regularly and getting plenty of sleep. Let’s base ourselves on prayer  for achieving good health. Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in December 2, 2022

December 1, 2022

Nichiren Daishonin affirms, “You have associated with a friend   in the orchid room and have    become as straight as mugwort   growing among hemp.”(*) Let’s advance together to accomplish   our human revolution as we help   polish and inspire one another in   our beautiful realm of Soka! (*)”On Establishing the Correct Teaching December 1, 2022

November 30, 2022

Gaining others’ understanding    builds strength. A leader should lend an ear to  the problems and questions that   are raised and respond with    care and concern. Let’s lighten the burden in the   hearts of our fellow members! Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s November 30, 2022

November 29, 2022

Beware of egregious scams! Never respond to sudden requests   or solicitations.   Rather than making a rash decision by    yourself, consult and confirm with   those around you [whom you trust]. Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.

November 28, 2022

―WORDS OF THE WEEK― Within the lives of us, the mentor and   disciples of Soka who chant the   Mystic Law with the spirit of many   in body but one in mind, pulses and   flows the heritage of faith. Now, more than ever, let’s proudly   share this faith that exists for  November 28, 2022

November 27, 2022

Nichiren Daishonin says, “[A tree] will not topple if it has    a strong stake holding it up.”(*) Let’s be there for each other and   support one another, especially   in these turbulent times! Let’s play out a victorious drama   of life together! (*) “Three Tripitaka Masters Pray for Rain,” WND , 598 November 27, 2022

November 26, 2022

Let’s all praise and cheer on   the youth and their noble,   challenging spirit! Our wholehearted prayers and   support for the growth of    these successors of kosen-rufu   will set in motion the power to   unfolding the future! Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s November 26, 2022

November 25, 2022

One earnest individual’s efforts   can inspire everyone. Don’t wait for someone else. Be the one who breaks through barriers. Let’s all challenge ourselves to take   that first step! Tentative translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.