SONG 1

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

(yare mezurashii).                                            7

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

how remarkable!

 

(Nikkori) (Sazuke morotara)                           5-7 waka

(yare tanomoshi ya).                                         7

Smilingly receiving the grant,

how promising!

 

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

Wandering (mind), settle your mind.

 

(Yononaka(a)).                                                      5 waka

In the world,

 

(Ri o fuku(u)).                                                        5 waka

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

 

(Musho(u) ni) (dekemawasu)                                   5-5 waka

Free and unlimited workings will appear everywhere.

 

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

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

 

(Yamato wa) (honen ya).                                       5-5 waka

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

 

 

(Koko made) (tsuite koi).                                          5-5 waka

here, bring them (new members).

 

(Torime ga) (sadamarita).

The full harvest (members) will be fixed 

 

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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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