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Members of Los Angeles Coastal North Region celebrate the grand opening of the new Santa Monica Pacific Peace Center, Santa Monica, Calif., Nov. 7, 2021.

Pacific Peace Center Opens

SANTA MONICA, California, Nov. 7, 2021—Members of Los Angeles Coastal North Region, old and new, reunited for the first time in nearly two years to celebrate the grand opening of the SGI-USA Santa Monica Pacific Peace Center. Over…

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Experience
Vow—Ajay Marar with his family (clockwise): daughter, Nirvana, son, Arjun, and wife, Shefali.

Claiming Victory for Our Children

Exhausting every strategy save one, my wife and I employ the strategy of the Lotus Sutra to fulfill our dream of starting a family.

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In Image: Vow—Ajay Marar with his family (clockwise): daughter, Nirvana, son, Arjun, and wife, Shefali.
News

Buddhists Create Space for Dialogue During COP26

From Nov. 1 to 7, the first week of COP26, the 26th annual U.N. Climate Change Conference, held in Glasgow, Scotland, the SGI, SGI-U.K. and the Centre for Applied Buddhism provided a platform for dialogue among key stakeholders—from…

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To My Friends

―WORDS OF THE WEEK―
The Future Division members(*)
are the greatest treasures among
all treasures.
With “words [that] echo the thoughts
of the mind,”(**) let’s provide
encouragement that sparks hope!
Let’s also lend warm support to
friends who are sitting for exams.

(*) Young people approx. 6–18 years of age.
(**) “The Unanimous Declaration by the Buddhas…,” WND-2, 843
Full excerpt: “Words echo the thoughts of the mind and find expression through the voice.”

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

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SGI-USA Launches Buddhability

The SGI-USA is excited to announce a new platform specifically for youth and guests called Buddhability! The digital ecosystem features a website, weekly podcast, videos, social channels and more.

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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