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SGI President Issues 2018 Peace Proposal

Tokyo, Jan 26, 2018: Buddhist philosopher Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI), issued his annual peace proposal titled “Toward an Era of Human Rights: Building a People’s Movement.” Ikeda…

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Rebuilding Our Island With Courage and Hope

Powered by her vow for kosen-rufu, Shobhan Giterson, of St. Martin, finds the strength to rebuild her community amid the devastation of Hurricane Irma. Thank you for sharing your experience…

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Press Release: SGI Urges Nuclear Weapons Abolition at Vatican Conference

Tokyo, Nov 13, 2017: Hiromasa Ikeda, Vice President of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist association, joined other participants in stressing the moral case for ridding the world of nuclear weapons…

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To My Friends

Nichiren Daishonin affirmed,
“The seeds of
Buddhahood exist
nowhere apart from the
Lotus Sutra.(*)
Let’s brightly and cheerfully share
the Mystic Law with great conviction!
That is how we create happiness.

(*)”How Those Initially Aspiring to the Way Can Attain Buddhahood through the Lotus Sutra,” WND I

Tentative translation of “Words of the Week” published in the Seikyo Shimbun, based on President Ikeda’s recent guidance.

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