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Interpretation: From the previous verse, God told us that God’s teaching has been explained, but we still do not understand the place of the Original mind. The place of the Original mind is where the Central Pillar (kanroudai) is to … Continue reading
Interpretation: When illness appears on the body, it may be God guiding you, to purify your mind.
Interpretation: God is telling us we may all receive illness as guidance to help us purify our minds to attain the Original mind (shinjitsu).
Interpretation: God is telling the early followers, that the path of spreading the teachings is dependent on their own minds. We must purify our own minds before we can spread it to others.
Interpretation: Shinjitsu is the Original mind given to the first parents of human beings. This is a mind that has no regret, covetousness, self-love, greed, and arrogance. This is a mind that God wants us to return to. When we … Continue reading
Interpretation: God wants us to spread the teachings to the high places. When these people are able to understand the teachings, God will begin to help them purify their minds. This is why hinokishin, or the spreading of the teachings … Continue reading
Interpretation: The harvest (ryuuke) refers to people that God guides to help them understand God’s teachings. These people (harvest) come to our places of worship due to our prayers to save them, and our spreading the teachings to them.
Interpretation: The understanding of the heart is important. The following verse will tell you what God will do when one understands the heart.
Interpretation: These two concepts of the Original mind (shinjitsu) and the innermost heart (mune no uchi) are the most important concepts in the Ofudesaki. By understanding these two concepts, a path is seen to the Joyous life.