At New Years, the grant of the Fertilizer (Joyous Service),
Shogatsu koe no Sazuke wa
Smilingly receiving the grant (Joyous Service),
Nikkori Sazuke morotara
yare tanomoshi ya.
Determine to have a mind of a three year old (have a pure mind)
Sanzai kokoro o sadame.
In the world
The truth will flourish (truth of God’s teaching and the soul will spread due to hinokishin)
Ri o fuku.
Suffering will be reversed.
Musho ni dekemawasu.
Whatever you prepare (plant the seeds/hinokishin), will reap (talking about new members).
Nanikani tsukuri toru nara,
Yamato will be blessed with a rich harvest (new members)
Yamato wa honen ya.
bring them here (new members).
Koko made tsuite koi.
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.