“A lotus flower emerges from murky waters to become perfectly clean.”


A LOTUS is a Lover of the United States.

A LOTUS believes in the 12 LOTUS Principles.

What are the 12 LOTUS Principles?

The 12 LOTUS Principles are a restatement of American values for today's world.

The 12 LOTUS Principles

  1. A LOTUS believes in the equality of all individuals.

  2. A LOTUS believes in liberty and justice for all.

  3. A LOTUS has a strong belief in non-violence as the only correct path.

  4. A LOTUS has respect for our planet & its environment.

  5. A LOTUS has respect for the species on our planet.

  6. A LOTUS has respect for the world’s cultures, religions & traditions, and honors the Native American tradition. A LOTUS is conscious of one's U.S. and pre-U.S. family roots.

  7. A LOTUS has respect for all people.

  8. A LOTUS strives to show Love, not Hate, as taught by many religions and philosophies.

  9. A LOTUS believes that American democracy is based on one person / one vote, in which every person’s vote should count equally. All American citizens of voting age should be encouraged and enabled to cast their vote.

  10. A LOTUS believes that the common interest outweighs the special interest. Uncontrolled money in the American political system leads to a breakdown in the integrity of the system.

  11. A LOTUS believes that the purpose of government is to serve the greater good.

  12. All for one and one for all. Out of many, one. A LOTUS believes in making the world better for all.


Who cannot be a LOTUS?

Anyone who does not agree with LOTUS principles is not a LOTUS. A racist cannot be a LOTUS. Nor can anyone who believes it is acceptable to discriminate against an individual or a group. Nor can any person who tolerates or encourages violence towards other individuals be a LOTUS.

What is the significance of being a LOTUS?

Every LOTUS has dreams of making a better future for themselves, society and the world. A LOTUS will work to make this happen through the democratic process.


What is a LOTUS cause?

In general, a cause is an idea of what can be done to make a change. A cause is a LOTUS cause if it furthers LOTUS principles. Hashtag: #LOTUSCause in social media


What is the benefit of identifying as a LOTUS?

A LOTUS identifies with LOTUS causes. Simultaneously, LOTUS causes are supported by LOTUSES. Together, we can change the world.


For more information:

Email: thelotus@thelotus.us 

Facebook: @lotuscause ( https://www.facebook.com/LOTUScause )

Twitter: @lotusoftheus ( https://twitter.com/LOTUSoftheUS )

thelotus.us ,which redirects to https://thelotus2019.wixsite.com/lotus (this website)


Atlantis, Florida

Contact The LOTUS, Lover of the United States: thelotus@thelotus.us