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April 30, 2019

Missionary Chief Takamori’s 12-Day Mission

During his stay in Brazil for 12 days, Missionary Chief Takamori held meetings and lectures every day in three places: Sao Paulo, Curitiba, and Brasilia 

Since day and night time in Brazil is the reverse from that of Japan, web...

April 26, 2019

Through the Vow power of the Supreme Buddha, Shinrankai activities have picked up at full speed and have drawn in more and more people who have a strong bond with Buddhism. To the world’s amazement, more than 100 new Shinran Followers were bestowed the Myogo at the cer...

April 24, 2019

One cool night at the Museum of Flying in Santa Monica, three hundred spectators were watching the front stage. Several amateur singers took turns and performed in pursuit of winning the competition. After the champion was chosen and the award was given, the organizer...

April 22, 2019

The Stronghold of Hope for the Disaster-Stricken Area

Shinran-followers in Miyagi prefecture, who had been hit by the Great East Japan Earthquake, enthusiastically took part in the construction of the Yamagata-Shonai Shinran Center. 

“This center is on the Japan Sea side...

April 20, 2019

One of my Buddhist friends whom I talked with the other day was looking forward to go to the 2,000-Tatami-Mat Hall on the 750th memorial anniversary of Master Shinran. However, he did not have a chance to even attend the Memorial Lecture in August. The Wind of imperman...

April 18, 2019

Participants Pledge to Attain the True and Real Faith

Ho’on’ko for Master Shinran was held on October 11 and 12 at the Headquarters (Imizu City, Toyama) and the 2,000-Tatami-Mat Hall was bustling with Shinran Followers from all over the world. Takamori-sensei delivered...

April 16, 2019

Another Shinran Center project has started in Yakeno in Nanto City, Toyama Prefecture. In the vicinity, there is the historic temple, Zuisenji, where Master Rennyo used to visit and stay. The anecdotes of a devout follower, Doshu* , is of epic proportions, who labored...

April 14, 2019

On both days of Gotan-e, before Takamori-sensei’s lecture, there was a video showing for about 30 minutes. What is the difference between what the ten sects of True Pure Land Buddhism teach today and Master’s Shinran’s teachings? The answer was clearly expressed in the...