Ton ton ton to shogatsu odori hajime wa
Ton, ton, ton , the New Year, beginning of the (hand) dance,
how delightful it is.
Fushigina fushin kakareba,
yare nigiwashi ya
This marvelous construction, when started,
How lively it is.
Mi ni tsuku
Body (One) will settle
The world will be restored.
Izuremo tsuki kuru naraba
Every time you resolve to come,
Muhon no ne o kiro
rebellion, the root I will cut.
Nanju o sukui agureba
Serious difficulties, (I) will help (others) if one prays.
Yamai no ne o kiro
Illness’ root (I) will cut (evil thoughts will be eliminated from others).
Kokoro o sadame iyo nara
The minds, if they are settled,
Tokoro no osamari ya
The places , (the people) will be settled.
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Summary of Song 3: God tells us to keep going on to spread God’s truth, even though people may make fun of us. We should spread God’s truths of what work will be done to guide people. This spreading is called hinokishin.