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Published: (); Yōmon senshū: Nichiren Daishōnin gosho: tsūkai tsuki / By: Nichiren Nichiren Daishōnin gosho zenshū Hori Nikkō hen. 日蓮大聖人御書. This volume contains the translations of works from the Soka Gakkai publication ” Nichiren Daishonin gosho zenshu” (“The Complete Works of Nichiren. Get this from a library! Nichiren Daishōnin gosho zenshū. [Nichiren; Nichikō Hori].

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It also recklessly mixes forged letters with authentic letters of Nichiren, so there is no way of knowing which is which. Dated Februaryit was written for all his followers and was entrusted to Shijo Kingo, a samurai and a disciple of the Daishonin.

Any reports of typos or other errors are greatly appreciated. It is known as the work that defines the true object of worship in terms of the Person. Also written on Sado Island over a two-year period and dated April 25,this Gosho was entrusted to Toki Jonin, a government official and an early convert to the Daishonin’s teachings.

It has three volumes, and the last volume is the “zokuhen” or “subsidiary texts whose authenticity is problematic”.

We can summarize its message as follows: It is the perspective of Buddhism that both conflict and peace arise from the human mind. Please specify keywords to search for: I have always found Buddhism of every kind very interesting.

Nichiren Daishonin wrote this thesis over a two-year period while in exile on Sado Island. Naturally, human beings themselves are essential to this process.


The aim of Buddhism is to enable people to bring forth and display the innate and enduring power of life itself, to remain unbent and unbowed by any hardship or opposition, and to fully enjoy a condition of absolute happiness—enduring happiness that emerges from within and is not dependent on externals. Moreover, even though the Buddha himself expounded this Law, without others to spread it, it would not have benefited the people.

Buddhism elucidates the essential equality present on the level of life itself.

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In this sense, I believe it is extremely important to understand such Buddhist concepts and consider them in terms of their modern significance. Only Will Kallander is responsible for content of this site, and any questions, comments, or suggestions should be sent directly to him by email.

Copyrighted material is available here pursuant to Title 17 of the United States Code, Sectioneducational purposes only. Though one may speak of desires and illusions, they originate from gozho essential nature of life itself, or the Dharma nature, and in that zensh are no different from enlightenment. See the credits for contributors.


It is a philosophy of life reformation by which one can completely transform tragedy, even death, into profound joy based on an eternal view of life. Because of the zensuu of delusions, the essential nature of phenomena changes into ignorance.


This Gosho was written at Matsubagayatsu, the Daishonin’s residence at the time, and was dated May 28, NO ONE in any scholastic circles uses it because it is zennshu sectarian and unreliable.

That is why early Buddhism taught that enlightenment can only be gained by extinguishing earthly desires. Mind, however, is not limited to mere process of thought.

It has not yet been translated into English. It is from here that the real path to world peace begins. The disasters predicted by the Daishonin ultimately occurred several years later. Finally, I want to extend my heartfelt appreciation to those who have assisted with the preparation and editing of this dictionary. This may be true but is not important.

Works “whose authenticity is not established, yet which traditionally have been highly valued from gosh standpoint of doctrine or of faith” were included along with the fully authenticated writings in Vol.

Through the unifying principle expressed in the Lotus Sutra, however, those contrasting views are integrated and resolved, giving rise to the concept of the fusion of self and other. All texts, forgeries and authentic works, are classed zebshu “shohen” primary texts Skip navigation Press Enter.