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Cultivating the Qualities of the Global Citizen: Wisdom, Courage and Compassion

While I am alive I can lay the foundation for the movement in Japan. But it is up to you to bring Buddhist ideals to the world at large.[1] — Second Soka Gakkai President Josei Toda In June 1996, Daisaku Ikeda…

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Experience

Building a Palace of Eternal Fortune

In February 1959, Noriko Nakagawa received encouragement from Ikeda Sensei to persevere in her Buddhist practice. Twenty months later, she welcomed him at the New York airport together with other Soka Gakkai members in October 1960. Due to…

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Digitize Your Buddhist Study

There are new ways to access Ikeda Sensei’s epic serialized novel The New Human Revolution: Audiobooks Listen to volumes 1–6, available at audible.com and other major audiobook retailers, starting from $8. Volume 7 is slated for release in October. E-Books Volumes 1–14,…

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To My Friends

The efforts we each make in our
own surroundings will positively
serve as the first step toward
maintaining and protecting the
sustainability of our planet Earth.
Let’s advance with pride in our hearts
as pioneers of our movement for
for “human revolution.”

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

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Creating Hope Amid COVID-19

Brandon Poythress breaks out his DJ setup, playing music for the neighborhood, creating hope in the community!

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