Nagano Prefecture (Nagano-ken) is located in the Shinetsu region on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is the city of Nagano. Nine of the twelve highest mountains in Japan can be found in Nagano. Shinano is an old province of Japan that is now present day Nagano prefecture. Its abbreviation is Shinshu. The ancient capital was located near modern Matsumoto, which became an important city of the province. SGI practice Soka Gakkai's particular form of Nichiren Buddhism. Butsudan Buddhist altar Nichiren taught that by chanting "Nam Myoho Renge Kyo" to the Gohonzon. SGI practitioners call this process a "human revolution."
Nichiren Buddhism Butsudan Soka Gakkai SGI the Buddhist altar shop
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