Nichiren Daishonin’s writings provide a practical formula for
enabling all people to achieve victory in every aspect of their lives
and attain an unshakable state of happiness.
This volume of Learning from Nichiren’s Writings: The Teachings
for Victory contains SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s lectures
on nine of Nichiren’s letters:
“On the Offering of a Mud Pie”
“A Father Takes Faith”
“How Those Initially Aspiring to the Way Can
Attain Buddhahood through the Lotus Sutra”
“Letter to the Lay Priest Nakaoki”
“Letter to Konichi-bo”
“The Good Medicine for All Ills”
“The Four Debts of Gratitude”
“On the Treasure Tower”
“Letter from Teradomari”
President Ikeda elucidates the importance of studying Nichiren’s writings
as the foundation of Nichiren Buddhism as practiced by the Soka Gakkai
International. His lectures bring Nichiren’s immense wisdom, compassion,
and courage into focus for the present age. In reading and studying these
lectures, we learn how to apply in daily life Nichiren’s profound philosophy
for inner transformation and victory for both ourselves and others.
The Teachings for Victory will empower you to develop the strength and
wisdom to bring forth your inherent potential.