Brief Guidances

Life Is the Most Precious of All Treasures

Engraving the Daishonin’s Writings in Our Hearts: Words of Encouragement from Ikeda Sensei

Life is the most precious of all treasures. Even one extra day of life is worth more than ten million ryo of gold. From “On Prolonging One’s Life Span” (The Writings of Nichiren Daishonin, vol. 1, p. 955). Nichiren Daishonin offered sincere prayers for the recovery of the lay nun Toki, who had been struggling

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