These wonderful experiences from "The Voices of the New American Renaissance" series present a point of view impossible for those living outside the Japanese tradition. So many of these stories moved me that I decided to type in my favorites to share with others.

Cruel and Abusive Husband ... A caring aunt's point of view

An Acolyte's Mother ... Life as an acolyte

Pioneer Member ... Member from Atlanta recalls struggles

Young Priest Part 1 ... The reality of the Nikken Sect

Young Priest Part 2 ... More reality of the Nikken Sect