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Statement to 2022 NPT Review Conference Calling for No First Use of Nuclear Weapons (July 26, 2022)

On July 26, 2022, SGI President Daisaku Ikeda issued a statement to the 2022 NPT Review Conference calling for “No First Use” of nuclear weapons.

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Experience

Opening Up

Summoning courage, I discover my passion for discussing Buddhism with young people.  by Deepthi Gopi Stamford, Conn. Over two weeks in May, four students at the pre-K-12 school where I work suffered violent deaths. These tragedies, followed by…

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SGI Amplifies Voices of Youth, Faith Communities and Victims at Meeting of Parties to Nuclear Ban Treaty

Tokyo, Jun 24, 2022: From June 21 to 23, at the historic First Meeting of States Parties (1MSP) to the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW), held in Vienna, Austria, the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) joined…

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To My Friends

―WORDS OF THE WEEK―
Nichiren Daishonin asserts,
“Life is the foremost of all treasures.”(*)
Let’s especially cherish the “treasure tower”
in every person’s life and allow it to shine!
Let’s pray deeply to achieve a world
without war!

(*) “The Gift of Rice,” WND I, 1125
[Note: On August 15, 1945, Imperial Japan surrendered in WWII.]

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.

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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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