Nam Myoho Renge Kyo = I dedicate my life to the wonderful law of cause and effect. Nam= dedication. Myoho= mystic/wonderful law = underlying principle inherent in all life. Myo= unseen essence of life & its potential to revive & open. Ho= life's manifestations. Renge= lotus flower - produces seeds and flowers at the same time - cause and effect. The pure lotus flower blooms in a muddy pond ~ the pure life state of Buddahood exists within our lives. Kyo = voice/teaching of the Buddha.