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Hello my friends around the world!
I'm so Fricken EXCITED!!!
Not because the freezing cold winter is almost over, not because I'm on song 8 of my new CD (I hope to finally be finished with it by my 3rd annual, summer, all-Japan music tour this summer), not because I'm going to be a father on about July 13th (my mother's birthday) and not because we had the first sunny day in a few days in freezing cold Niigata, Japan (though I am exited about all those things…
"For the members of the SGI, kosen-rufu means the ceaseless effort to enhance the value of human dignity, to awaken all people to a sense of their limitless worth and potential. As SGI President Daisaku Ikeda notes, 'Kosen-rufu does not mean the end point or terminus of a flow, but it is the flow itself, the very pulse of living Buddhism within society.'"
The Japanese phrase kosen-rufu expresses a centrally important concept for members of the SGI. It…Continue
Added by Philip James Brett on February 26, 2012 at 2:37pm — No Comments
How did I get here, you wonder? Well, let me start from the beginning. It's been a heck of a year really. 3 years ago, I met a wonderful man from Memphis Tennessee. We met online. For the first time, almost 3 years ago, we decided to meet in person. Well, it was love at first sight really. Although I would not admit it. So, for the next year, we talked a lot. A year and a half ago, in July of 2010, Jules, my soulmate, moved up here to Montana. Things went a little rocky at first. I am…Continue
Added by Sunny Terry Kuehnel on February 22, 2012 at 8:38pm — No Comments