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2019年 06月 11日 ( 1 )


2019年 06月 11日

Gosho 聖人等御返事 Reply to the Saints.

聖人等御返事

Reply to the Sages.

A Reply to the Saints.

 弘安二年十月十七日、五十八歳御作。

 October 17, 1279. Fifty-eight yearsold.


今月十五日(とりの)(とき)御文(おんふみ)同じき十七日酉時到来す。

Your letter, written in the hour of the cock [5:00–7:00 p.m.] on the fifteenth day of this month, reached me in the hour of the cock on the seventeenth day of the same month.

Your letter, being written in the hour of the bird [5:00–7:00 P. M.] of the fifteenth day of this month, reached me in the hour of the bird of the seventeenth day of the same month.

彼等()勘気(かんき)(こうむ)るの時、南無妙法蓮華経、南無妙法蓮華経と唱え奉ると云云。

I learned that when the accused were subjected to the wrath of the officials, they chanted Nam-myoho-renge-kyo, Nam-myoho-renge-kyo.

I learned that when accused [the three braves of Atsuhara] received the anger of the officials, they chanted Nam-myoho-renge-kyo, Nam-myoho-renge-kyo.

(ひとえ)只事(ただごと)に非ず。

This was no ordinary matter!

This is no trifling matter.

定めて(たいら)金吾の身に(じゅう)羅刹(らせつ)入り(かわ)りて、法華経の行者を試みたもうか。

I am sure that the ten demon daughters must have taken possession of Hei no Saemon and induced him to test the faith of these votaries of the Lotus Sutra.

I am sure that the ten demon's daughters entered to Heino Saemon himself and must have tested the faiths of these votaries of the Lotus Sutra.

例せば雪山(せっせん)童子、尸毘(しび)(おう)等の如し。

It was similar to the way in which the boy Snow Mountains and King Shibi were tested.

For example, it is similar to the way in which the Snow Mountain Boy and King Shibi once had been tested.

()た又悪鬼其の身に入る者か。釈迦・多宝・十方の諸仏・(ぼん)(たい)等、五五百歳の法華経の行者を守護す可きの御誓は是なり。

And even if an evil demon had taken possession of Hei no Saemon, Shakyamuni, Many Treasures, and the other Buddhas of the ten directions, Brahmā and Shakra have vowed to guard and protect the votaries of the Lotus Sutra in the fifth five-hundred-year period.

Or an evil demon might have entered to the Heino Saemon himself. This is that Shakyamuni, Taho, the ten directions' Buddha, Brahma and Shakra have vowed to guard and protect the votaries of the Lotus Sutra in the fifth five-hundred-year period.

大論に云く、()(どく)(へん)じて(くすり)と為す。

The Treatise on the Great Perfection of Wisdom speaks of that which “can change poison into medicine”.

The treatise on the great perfection of wisdom says “can change poison into medicines”.

天台云く、毒を変じて薬と為す云云。

And T’ien-t’ai says that “the poison is changed into medicine”.

And Tientai says that “the poison is changed into medicines”.

妙の字(むな)しからずんば定めて須臾(しゅゆ)賞罰(しょうばつ)有らんか。

If the word myō, or wonderful, is not completely powerless, I know it will without fail deal out reward and punishment where they belong.

If the word of myo is not powerless, it should without fail deal out merits and punishments to them.


つづく Continued


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