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Nature's Images

I’ve been out cycling with the boys all morning, surrounded by the beautiful nature of The New Forest, just wonderful. So here is a snippet of wisdom from Nichiren Daishonin, about letting go of worldly desires, and a couple of images from the ride … 63 more words

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Chant to feel One with the Mystic Law

I think we have our biggest breakthroughs when we stop trying to solve our problems with our heads and simply TRUST our daimoku (reciting Nam Myoho Renge Kyo… 63 more words

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Arousing bodhicitta like a boatman.

A boatman aims to arrive on the other shore together with all his passengers.
Likewise, the wish to achieve buddhahood for oneself and all beings… 22 more words

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Arousing bodhicitta like a king.

A king’s first priority is to overcome all his rivals,
promote those who support him and proclaim himself sovereign.
Only after that does his wish to take care of his subjects come into effect. 34 more words

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Shouting at the shadow - why you cannot change other people

One of the questions I get most often from readers is this: Should I chant to change other people? The short and simple answer is… 621 more words

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What is Buddhahood?

Buddhahood is inconceivable, permanent, steadfast, at peace, and immutable.
It is utterly peaceful, pervasive, without thought, and unattached like space.
It is free from hindrance and coarse objects of contact are eliminated. 17 more words

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Lessons From "The Wisdom Of The Lotus Sutra: Volume I" Part 1

In SGI, we have several activity groups based on age.  These include the young women and men’s groupings as well as the women and men’s groupings.   1,036 more words

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