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Writing of Nichiren Shonin Doctrine 2: pp. 114-115 Kaimoku-shō or Liberation From Blindness: pp. 125-126 Writings of Nichiren Daishonin I: 287 Now we come to the conclusion of the Kaimoku-shō. Over the course of this writing Nichiren has reviewed all the reasons why he believes that the Lotus Sūtra alone allows all people to sow [...]

Writing of Nichiren Shōnin Doctrine 2: pp. 109-114 Kaimoku-shō or Liberation From Blindness: pp. 120-125 Writings of Nichiren Daishonin I: 283-287   Choosing the Method The two methods of embracing and subduing are said by Nichiren to be as incompatible as fire and water. “The way of embracing is as different from the way of [...]

Writing of Nichiren Shōnin Doctrine 2: pp. 109-114 Kaimoku-shō or Liberation From Blindness: pp. 120-125 Writings of Nichiren Daishonin I: 283-287   Subduing as a method of teaching the Dharma Nichiren also cites passages from the T’ien-t’ai grand masters that show that their understanding of teaching by breaking and subduing was based upon passages in [...]