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Welcome!   We trust that here you will find the information required to understand and start practicing Nichiren Shoshu Buddhism.  

Also, from here you can contact us to answer any additional questions and schedule a visit to our New York Temple in Queens.                                                                        
 

About Nichiren Shoshu
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Nichiren Shoshu is the name of the denomination that follows the orthodox teachings of True Buddhism as taught by Nichiren Daishonin, the True Buddha, who made his advent in Japan in 1222. Nichiren Shoshu has temples and propagation centers worldwide and actively propagates the true teachings of Nichiren Daishonin. The practice of Nichiren Shoshu True Buddhism brings about powerful benefits and positive changes to the lives of those who practice it. 

 

The ultimate goals are the attainment of enlightenment by the individual and, through widely spreading True Buddhism, the establishment of a purified and peaceful world where all people can enjoy happy lives together.

 

The daily practice consists of chanting Nam-Myoho-Renge-Kyo and reciting a chapter-and-a-half of the Lotus Sutra, called Gongyo, to the True Object of Worship called the Gohonzon. There are seven temples in the United States and many local area meeting places. All are invited to come learn about Nichiren Shoshu True Buddhism and experience its beneficial power. This site provides temple locations, articles, and links to other related Nichiren Shoshu sites. You can learn more about this wonderful practice at NST.org.


 


***Special Bulletin***

 

THE SOKA GAKKAI FINALLY DENIES THE DAI-GOHONZON OF THE HIGH SANCTUARY

 

An Excerpt from Nichiren Shoshu Hokkeko newspaper DAIBYAKU-HO


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Newsletter 4/2015

 




 

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Gosho Quote

4/2015






Gosho Quote for April 2015


Many in Body, One in Mind

(Itai dōshin ji)


An individual at odds with himself will not achieve anything, because his heart is not dedicated to a single purpose. Even if there are 100 or 1,000 people, if they are united with one heart, they can definitely accomplish anything. Although there are many people in Japan, they will find it difficult to accomplish anything because of disunity. In contrast, I believe that despite their small numbers, if Nichiren and his followers have the spirit of many in body, one in mind, they certainly will accomplish their great purpose and the Lotus Sutra will spread.

(Gosho, pp. 1389-1390)

 


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 MYOSETSUJI TEMPLE

143-63 Beech Ave. Flushing, NY 11355
Rev. Shinga Takikawa, Chief Priest
Rev. Joryo Nomura, Assistant Priest