I express my deepest appreciation to everyone who has a hand in fostering our Future Division members.(*) Their noble, sincere heart ensures that the foundation of kosen-rufu is secure. Let’s forever advance along the path of glory with our treasured friends! (*)Approximately 6 to 18 years old.
Complaining erases good fortune but chanting daimoku with appreciation creates eternal happiness. When we transform our life condition, we can definitely change our environment and circumstances!
The Daishonin, quoting the Great Teacher Miao-lo, stated, “One’s body and mind at a single moment pervade the entire realm of phenomena”(*) The power of daimoku is as vast as the universe. Together with youth from throughout world, let’s create a colossal groundswell of Bodhisattvas of the Earth with prayer infused with our deep vow to work for kosen-rufu! (*)”The Object of Devotion for Observing the Mind,” WND-1, p. 366
Our faith and practice entails “the mystic principle of true cause.” Every day is a fresh start. “I will take action, from here, from this moment.” With this spirit, let’s courageously challenge ourselves to take the first step forward!
Today, too, let’s advance together with our organizational newspaper! I express my heartfelt appreciation and respect to those in charge of its promotion, who are exerting themselves in the community! Let’s share our philosophy of humanism and illuminate society with happiness, and justice and truth! Translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance, with universal value and application. (write tmf_daily[at]icloud.com for daily mailings)
Let’s wholeheartedly treasure each person! This is the heart of Soka. From our discussion meetings, let’s spread a solidarity of encouragement that inspires everyone to shine vibrantly!
Let’s warmly support and encourage our youth who are exerting themselves to widely share Nichiren Buddhism with others. The vibrant efforts of these successors will increase joy and hope by twofold. Translation of “To My Friends” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance, with universal value and application. (write tmf_daily[at]icloud.com for daily mailings)
A leader’s strong resolve determines the dynamic momentum of an organization. Together, let’s set clear targets, and with vibrant life force commence a grand march infused with the spirit of “many in body, one in mind”!
–WORDS OF THE WEEK– Let’s embark on our activities for the latter half of the year. “The seeds of Buddhahood sprout through causation.”(*) The courage to take action broadly cultivates our life condition and people’s connection to Nichiren Buddhism. Together, let’s enact a bold and thrilling drama of human revolution! (*)”On the Properties of Rice,” WND 1, p. 1117; from the Lotus Sutra, Chapter Two–Expedient Means
Let’s cherish our parents and family and convey in words our appreciation for their constant support and encouragement. Working to create harmony in the family is the direct path to our own happiness.