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Daisaku Ikeda
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Real Life: “I Get Easily Distracted When I’m Chanting. What Should I Do?”

Q. I get easily distracted when I’m chanting. What should I do? A. SGI President Ikeda responds to this question, saying: “Because we are human, it’s natural for our minds…

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Song: A Revolution in You (Remix)

A Revolution in You is the anthem for Our New Clear Future, SGI-USA’s campaign to abolish nuclear weapons by 2030. Recently a group of young artists remixed the song for…

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Discovering a Life of Appreciation and Joy by Marc Giannavola

A year ago, you could have described me as negative, standoffish and generally unhappy. Though I hadn’t experienced any serious hardships in life, I lacked appreciation for everything and everyone…

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To My Friends

I express my appreciation to the
men’s and women’s headquarters leaders
for your noble, dedicated struggles.
Your sincerity moves everyone’s hearts and
your earnestness inspires them with courage.
Take exemplary leadership based on prayer!

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SGI-USA Presents:“Buddhist in America-Kristopher Sanders"

Kristopher Sanders shares how his SGI Buddhist Practice helped him summon the courage needed to overcome cancer and work to transform the violent streets of the west side of Chicago.

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