SONG 1

 

At New Years, the grant (blessings) of the Fertilizer (Joyous Service),

How remarkable!

(Shogatsu) (koe no Sazuke wa)   5-7 waka

(yare mezurashii).   7

 

 

Smilingly receiving the grant (God’s blessings),

How promising!

(Nikkori) (Sazuke morotara)   5-7 waja

(yare tanomoshi ya).   7

 

 

Wandering (mind), settle your mind.

(Sanzai) (kokoro o sadame).   5-7 waka

 

The world

(Yononaka(a)).   5 waka

 

 

The truth will flourish (truth of God’s teaching and the soul will spread due to hinokishin)

(Ri o fuku(u)).   5 waka

 

 

Free and unlimited workings everywhere.

(Musho ni) (dekemawasu).   5-5 waka

 

 

Whatever you prepare (plant the seeds/hinokishin), will reap (talking about new members).

(Nanikani tsukuri) (toru nara),   7-5 waka

 

 

Yamato will be blessed with a rich harvest (new members)

(Yamato wa) (honen ya).   5-5 waka

 

 

bring them here (new members).

(Koko made) (tsuite koi).   5-5 waka

 

 

The full harvest (members) will be fixed 

(Torime ga) (sadamarita).

 

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Summary of Song 2:  Purify mind (like 3 year old), spread God’s truth (hinokishin), and pray (Joyous Service). This will bring new members to our places of worship.

 

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