Experience

Breaking the Habit

How May Contribution helped me to confront not only my addiction to alcohol but also a deeper habit—the tendency to seek validation outside myself. by Archish Mittal Boston  When I was 9, my mother, driving alone, crashed her…

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Nothing to Fear

Inspired by my best friend’s brilliant life, I battle alongside my mentor and summon the courage to open my heart.

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Advancing Together

Managing the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, I deepen my faith and develop immensely, together with those around me.  by Sherman Hom Hamilton, N.J. The SGI declared 2020 the Year of Advancement and Capable People, a fitting name…

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The Heart of Faith

Through overcoming financial hardships in America, my wife and I pass on the never-give-up spirit to our children.  by Yoshihito Tanaka Aliso Viejo, Calif.  The eviction notice came one day in July 2018, while I was at work,…

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Song of the Heart

My Buddhist wisdom has driven me to connect with my students, my music and my mission for kosen-rufu. I’m Suzanne Pittson from Dobbs Ferry, New York. Living Buddhism: Hello, Suzanne! We understand you began practicing Buddhism when you…

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