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Peace Education Initiatives in Kenya
An Unfolding Story
by Nomsa Mdlalose, South Africa
The World in 2030
[10 Predictions for 2030] Futurist Thomas Frey of DaVinci Institute explains why thinking about the future is important and offers 10 intriguing predictions for the world in 2030. As with most predictions, some will be correct and others not. But the true value in this list comes from giving serious consideration to each prediction and deriving your own conclusions. What do you foresee?
Lyla from the UK shares how she challenged herself with her Buddhist practice and prevailed over aggressive cervical cancer then changed over to a dream career through earnest prayers and indomitable resolve.
--SGI President on Gongyo and Daimoku-- I imagine some of you may wonder how reciting sutra passages you cannot understand could bring about any benefit. Let me reassure you that definitely there is benefit from carrying out this practice. Gongyo revitalizes us from the very depths of our being. Therefore, the important thing is to do gongyo each day filled with a feeling of rhythm and cadence--like a white horse galloping through the heavens.