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Buddhism & The Five Characters of Myoho-renge-kyo

The function of fire is to burn and give light,

The function of water is to wash away filth,

The winds blow away dust and breath life into plants, animals, and human beings,

The earth produces the grasses and trees, and heavens provides nourishing moisture,

The five characters of Myoho-renge-kyo also like that,

They are the cluster of blessings brought by the Bodhisattvas of the Earth,

Disciples of the Buddha in his true identity.

-Nichiren

Muslim, Optimist, History/Political Science Prof. with no class. An Endurer of SPMS, T1 Diabetes and life.

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