A Ship to cross the Sea of Suffering

"Real happiness is found in the struggles we undergo to realise our goals, in our efforts to move forward." Daisaku Ikeda

Category Archives: The Lotus Sutra

I, as a writer…

I: I, as a writer have doubt I, as a writer have fear I, as a writer have moments of confidence And hours of anxiety I, as a writer want … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Falling Into the Words of Others……. The Benefits of Reading Blogs

Please take a moment to read this amazing post by seventhvoice. I was absolutely inspired by the truth and humanity in her writing. I have a follow up post you … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Headcold

Unfortunately yesterday I started feeling unwell. What started as Just a wee tickle in my throat, is now a very annoying head cold type thing. Thankfully for me my boss … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Individual Potential

Daily encouragement from Sensei “When youth are awakened to a sense of mission, their power is limitless. Ultimately, we have to entrust our hopes and visions for the future to … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

It’s only day 6 of our YWD 100 day challenge. But I have managed to chant both morning and night so far…. It’s slowly sinking in that actually 100 days … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Decide to be Healthy

Decide to be Healthy by Dr. Robert Muller   “Decide to be healthy.

 Pray to God every day for good health.

 Take health as your sacred, God given duty.

 Make … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Reclaim

Reclaim I am a pacific queen A pacific goddess A pacific God A pacific Buddhist Something Anything   Born to these lands, These waters, these mountains Their lofty heights watching over … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gosho is awesome

I need to chant more. This is an undeniable reality.. Thank goodness, through the study and reading I’ve been doing, the motivation is swelling. Unfortunately for well over a month … Continue reading

April 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Experience giving

I’ve never really had the opportunity to tell my story. So when I was asked to give an experience at the local Buddhist meeting, I initially said ‘yes’ with ease. … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · 1 Comment

Strength

  Daisaku Ikeda on Strength. “Only by overcoming life’s problems and obstacles can we become truly strong. If everything always goes smoothly, we will grow complacent and be unable to … Continue reading

March 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

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