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I just had an awful thought. I don’t think Nichiren Buddhism will survive. Very few people on this planet know anything of Nichiren. Why are the Nichiren sects declining in membership? My daughter was listening to a song with the lyric “It’s always darkest before the dawn,” but it should have been “Winter never fails [...]

Fast or slow?

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I chant nam-myoho-renge-kyo so I chant faster then those who chant namu-myoho-renge-kyo. A few nights ago I chanted with a high level SGI leader and gongyo was blazing fast. The next night gongyo and chanting were on the slow side. When I chant alone I like to keep the pace in between a walk and [...]

We discussed this topic at a meeting recently. I started thinking about it and thought I would ask all of you this question – How has your winter turned to spring? For me, it has been my business. It turned around literally in the spring. I was ready to close it down in early January, [...]