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I Nam Myoho Renge Kyo

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    Daily Chanting

    I find Nam Myoho Renge Kyo and the opening of my Gohonzon a fine preliminary to my practice of Guru Gita [see http://gurugita.vpweb.com/Picture-Gallery.html] for 45 minutes daily. I repeat Nam Myho Renge Kyo thrice upon opening the Butsudan and thrice more after Guru Gita is...
    freeed freeed 66-70, M 2 Responses Jun 6, 2013

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    I received my go Gohonzon on 17th November 2013.

    Since receiving it I do gongyo, but not as consistently as I should..but I do it almost daily.. also since receiving it a bunch of challenging stuff has come up, one particular situation was just awful (a really bad break up) and I wonder if my practice has anything to do with...
    Tipptulla Tipptulla 41-45, F 2 Responses Aug 11, 2014

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    I started chanting in December 2013.

    I was going through a bad phase with my family. I am from India and my family made me a meet a guy for arranged marriage in Sep 2012. The guy told me he has had epilepsy (he gets seizures once in 4-5 years), I did not bother and decided to go ahead. I really fell in love with...
    vschanting vschanting 26-30, F Apr 23, 2014

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    Chantin Nam Myoho Renge Kyo

      I have come across this chant from a friend. I was told to chant this daily and notice the positive changes around me. i eagerly started for a few days but missing out on a lot due to work and daily chores. My work place is an hour away from my house, so to ensure i...
    archieworld archieworld 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 5, 2013

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    Nam Maya Ho Renge Kyo ...really Work?

    I am in this practice from last 6 months...but i haven't seen any changes in my life at all....Please let me what i need to do?
    yash2013 yash2013 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 29, 2013

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    Socially Awkward: Can This Practice Help Me Through?

    Hey fellow people, this is my story.Im 23 years old and i recently passed out of university. The problem that im facing immensely in life is one of social awkwardness. Till about five years ago, while i was still at school, I would say i was extremely popular with my peers...
    pisceanguy pisceanguy 22-25 4 Responses Nov 25, 2011

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    Not Chanting Consistently

    I'm having a very hard time even chanting at all any more. I know I need to but I feel like things are too chaotic in my life. I have a very hard time staying disciplined enough to do this. I've all but stopped entirely going to any meetings. I've been a practicing member for...
    OkudenConstruct OkudenConstruct 26-30, M 10 Responses Oct 4, 2009

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    Hi all! I have been chanting nam myo ho renge

    kyo a year and a half. This summer, I travelled to Panama on an internship for 3 months. Due to some complications, I had to come home early after only 1 month. I ended up losing about $1000 due to my early leave. On my way back home in the Panama City airport, I met an who...
    NMYRKOforlife NMYRKOforlife 18-21, F 2 Responses Jul 15, 2014

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    How I Met Nam-myoho-renge-kyo:

        Back a few nights ago I asked the god in me to tell me my spiritual path definitivo.I didnt want to jump from one thing to another anymore, nothing made sense, not really hooked me .last night on my bed watching television I ran with a movie that had already seen many...
    negrabryce negrabryce 41-45 3 Responses Dec 31, 2011

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    Struggling Through..

    i am not a practitioner but some friend of mine told me about this practice when i was facing the darkest hour of my life. Till today my miseries have not ended up and i feel like ending up my life when i get so low and frustrated with things.I want to accumulate good fortune in...
    aiisha aiisha 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 13, 2011

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    My Experience In My Grandmother Passaway.

    At that time, I go to my grandmother funeral, I saw my grandmother face junst like very angry. I don't no was happen to her. On that time I was chanting "Nam-Myoho-Renge-Kyo" to her and on the same time I spoke to grandmother, I said "You don't worry so much about all...
    exora exora 31-35, F Apr 28, 2010

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    Blessed To Have Discovered Chanting

    I have just been learning about Buddism and Hinduism over the past 2 years. It all started when I had become depressed and felt my life was nowhere due to bad choices I had made. I was arrested for posssession of controled subtance and nearly landed in prison for 27 years. I was...
    fogmussher fogmussher 56-60, F 5 Responses Aug 28, 2011

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    To Philazcom, "would You Mind Elaborate A Bit?"

    Here I will elaborate on my previous story. I mean that lately I am acting in a self-centered and short sighted manner. I've become mentally lazy and am allowing my ego or unconscious mind have free reign over most of my waking moments. This is leading to the ill treatment of...
    OkudenConstruct OkudenConstruct 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 10, 2009

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    Relationships: Is It Alright To Retaliate?

    So here's the story. I was dating this girl for about 2 years. What happened through the course of it, i realised the constant negativity she emanated was getting too stressful for me. The constant "need" to be in touch, be on the phone for hours together, talking about nothing...
    pisceanguy pisceanguy 22-25 2 Responses Dec 1, 2011

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    I Am Giving Up Chanting

    Hi ,my name is not important . I moved to Malaysia 6 months back . Everything was normal for 2-3 months . Since 2011 dont ask about my situation . Lot of emotional stress from everywhere . I started screwing up my job . Now it is at point where i will be fired too . The...
    ganeshkashinath ganeshkashinath 26-30 23 Responses Mar 23, 2011

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    Please I Need Help...its Urgent Please Read

    hi all of you who are doing the most beautiful process of chanting and healing not only your own but the lives of others as well..ive heard of group chanting...i need help today and so joined this forum just want help for a baby girl who has been down with fever for the past few...
    moniii moniii 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 24, 2012

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    Very Challenged Life

    I first started chanting nam myo renge kyo when I was 18 . I was very active in the youth group but didn´t do Gongyo or chant regularly. I ended up seeing a psychiatrist when I was 19 and by the time I was 21 . I was in a psychiatric hospital . I now know at the time I was...
    Edithunger Edithunger 51-55 Oct 15, 2012

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    Add Positiveness In My Life...............

    HI All, My name is monalisa. after b.tech i worked in qtonix software that company is founded by my boy friend.Always he have a lots of work to do. His only motive to open company is his mother's illness because he don't want to loose his mom. his mother is suffering from kidney...
    mona014 mona014 22-25, F Jun 6, 2013

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    I Chant Nam Myoho Renge Kyo And Am Happy!

    I am a person who has battled depression all my life. And I was born looking for the practice of chanting Nam Myoho Renge Kyo...I KNEW that a practice had to exist that I could put my energy into, that would come out in the direction I intended. In other words...a vehicle to...
    jleesilver jleesilver 46-50 4 Responses Jan 16, 2011

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    My Exp On May 3rd

    Hi I am Ushit  . It is my greatest pleasure and privilege to report my victory to my mentor Dr Daisaku Ikeda and heartfelt thanks to GOHONZON on this auspicious occasion of May 3rd. Gosho says “A woman who devotes herself to the GOHONZON invites...
    usahoo7 usahoo7 31-35 3 Responses Jul 10, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    Well, my name and my bf's start with the letter A , so I thought It'd be cool if our children's name also started with that letter. Btw , my bf is spanish and Im puertorican so...
    LiLkoala LiLkoala 16-17, F 6 hrs ago

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    My ancestors that came to USA from Prussia were the Furhmeisters. I'm glad they changed it to Foremaster. My son who hates his dad wanted to change his last name so it wasn't the...
    Tototwo Tototwo 56-60, F 1 day ago

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    Been giving serious thought to changing my name since I know I was named from my Dads friend in high school and I carry his last name. :-( But at the same time I would feel bad.
    malifest2000 malifest2000 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    My name means "Moon" and my friend Quinton's name means 3rd. If we put them together they make 3rd Moon. Cool, Right?
    Swagonfleek Swagonfleek 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I Love being called by my girl name my name is Alicia
    aliciafox55 aliciafox55 56-60, T 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I would give them all unisex names actually. Here are thy names. :/ Akira, it means bright and intelligent. Honestly, I see this as a name for a girl. Moving on! Skyler, it...
    Reivven Reivven 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    my name means strong!!! i have a unique name
    StreetgirlnamedDesire504 StreetgirlnamedDesire504 36-40 1 Response 2 days ago

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    When I came to America, I met a girl named Barbie, and I thought she was lying at first, but I found her real name is actually Barbie. I feel bad because she gets made fun of for...
    AuroraBaran AuroraBaran 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    Golda named after Golda Meir, 1st woman prime minister of Israel. My parents got to shake hands with her. NOTE that it's an extremely jewish name and I'm black origin makes it...
    HedoZen HedoZen 41-45, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    My mother named me Kibili. It's African. I like having a different name. Nobody gets it right until I say it a few times.
    kibilichantelle kibilichantelle 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    my name is Kaylynn Baldowsky, and everyone thinks its Katelyn or Kaylyn or Katlyn or Katlynn and Baldowski or Badowski and crap. and a lot of people mispronounce my name too much
    BillyBillion BillyBillion 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I wonder if it has anything to do with its Latin origins, which (strangely) translates into "Earth Pig" ...? The guy's actual name was Yeshua, and after being squeezed through the...
    charlieAgain charlieAgain 70+, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    it's funny I just had my son almost 4 weeks ago and I'm thinking of baby names for my future children. I love the names brody and paisley
    iihumpchu95 iihumpchu95 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    My name is Amanda Lynn Paige. I don't really like Amanda because it sounds like I'm introducing myself as a man. (a man- duh!) {thank you rachel from friends} My mom wanted me...
    BunheadSalamander BunheadSalamander 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    What are some pet names you like to call other people? I love being called pet names :)
    LilyAntoinette LilyAntoinette 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    For my daughter it was simply a tradition family names she was named after her grandmother. My exmother in law. But I immediately started calling her a different version of the...
    Gws1269 Gws1269 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 20

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    My name is Kristi and it describes me completely. But I don't know if I should change it to Caroline, it describes me to the very last detail. Can u help choose? Use ur own opinion...
    Caroline9852 Caroline9852 16-17, T Aug 17

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    When I was in third grade, my teacher told us to find the definition of our name. Mine was define as 'precious green stone' but that was Jade. The true meaning of my name is either...
    gorgeusgirlSky3 gorgeusgirlSky3 13-15 1 Response Aug 16

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    My name Izenosa. Nobody ever pronounces it correctly .
    duckedoff duckedoff 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 16

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    My name is Izensosa . Nobody ever pronounces it correctly
    duckedoff duckedoff 13-15, F Aug 16

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    My name is Shasta. I think it helps people remember me better, as it is not a common name for a person. It would be weird to share a name with another.
    Sinnersgrin Sinnersgrin 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 16

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    (Manuel) My name means God is with us in Hebrew, and Spanish, in English it means God is among us. (People with my name try help everyone out no matter what) (Alejandro) means...
    Manuel1Martinez Manuel1Martinez 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 16

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    My first name is Laniya... I actually have seen people online with that name, but I have yet to meet one in real life... although it is rare, I love to be unique like my...
    QveenNiya QveenNiya 13-15, F Aug 16