Ireland, Somerset and the Legion d’Honneur

Nichiren …if the minds of living beings are impure, their land is also impure, but if their minds are pure, so is their land. There are not two lands, pure or impure in themselves. The difference lies solely in the good or evil of our minds. – Nichiren Daishonin, from his writings, page 4.  Written… Continue reading Ireland, Somerset and the Legion d’Honneur

Northern Ireland: United in Parliament, United in Crime

In an amazing show of unity across the divide that still sometimes splits the two blocs of Northern Ireland, some people have demonstrated just how well two peoples can get on, if they try. As if in an Ealing comedy or an act from Spike Milligan’s Puckoon, they’ve been dodging the revenue men with tonnes… Continue reading Northern Ireland: United in Parliament, United in Crime