Introduction to Soka Gakkai Nichiren Buddhism

New online explanation of SGI’s Buddhist practice. SGI-USA has created a new web feature that explains the basics of Soka Gakkai Nichiren Buddhism. Find it by clicking on the “About…

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Never Give Up

After nearly dying of an overdose, Kelvin Carr learns that his life is worth fighting for. by Kelvin Carr ORANGE, CALIF. Growing up, I suffered from terrible anxiety, making it…

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“Protecting the Mentor & the Teachings”

Jan. 29 marked the successful completion of the First Class of the Ikeda Wisdom Academy. History was made in the SGI-USA on Jan. 29, when 1,220 district–national youth leaders gathered…

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To My Friends

Spring, a time for engaging in dialogue,
has arrived!
Let’s pray for the person’s happiness
and speak passionately, from the heart.
Let’s share the humanistic philosophy of
Nichiren Buddhism to the best of our ability,
without sparing our voices.(*)

(*)”This teaching has never been taught before. Here in the entire land of Jambudvipa [the entire world], in all the 2,225 years since the passing of the Buddha, not a single person chanted it. Nichiren alone, without sparing his voice, now chants Nam-myoho-renge-kyo,
Nam-myoho- renge-kyo.” (“On Repaying Debts of Gratitude,” WND-1, p. 739)

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Buddhist in America-Gisell & Kaila

Gisell and her daughter Kaila, share how their Buddhist practice allowed them to create a victorious, harmonious family.

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Visit the SGI-USA Bookstore

The SGI-USA publishes books that apply the wisdom of Buddhism to daily life and introduce people to the practice of Nichiren Buddhism.

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