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To Yuki

幸いの SAIWAI NO 吉報を手に KIPPOU WO TENI 舟に乗る FUNENI NORU 川よ運べよ KAWAYO HAKOBEYO 母なる海へ HAHANARU UMIE To Yuki A true treasure has been handed down from India, to China, and then to Japan. We will be aboard the ship that will … Continue reading

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致知格物(Chichi Kakubutsu)

致知格物(Chichi Kakubutsu) It is the teaching of Confucius who prayed for world peace and it is an idiom which is written at the beginning of one of the eight steps in Great Learning. It teaches that the realization of humankind’s greatest … Continue reading

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忍之一字(Nin no Ichiji)

忍之一字(Nin No Ichi Ji) Nin no Ichiji means that patience is the only way. Nin means to pierce your heart with an edge. It means to always reflect upon yourself regardless of any matter and seek for the cause of … Continue reading

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