• If the sun should rise in the west, there cannot be a time when the prayer of a practicer of the Lotus Sutra is not answered

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  • The Lotus Sutra is the summit of Buddhist doctrine―HBS

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  • We are all the followers of Superior Bodhisattva clan―HBS

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  • Listen to sublime sermons of the Lotus Sutra―HBS

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  • There is the complete body of the Buddha in the Treasure Tower of Namumyohorengekyo―HBS

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  • Buddhism spreads from east to west in the Latter Age of Degeneration―HBS

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