Soka Gakkai International
Buddhism in Action for Peace
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Stories and reflections on the Buddhist approach to life
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Establishment and Postwar Reconstruction
A Fierce Determination to Live
by Jharna Narang, survivor of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks
Interfaith Organizations and the Challenge of Combatting Extremism
A delegation of Soka Gakkai youth leaders from Japan met with Indian President Shri Pranab Mukherjee, who expressed support for SGI initiatives for building peace through friendship exchanges among the youth.
Kosen-rufu: Sharing with our fellow human beings through heart-to-heart dialogue and friendship, striving together with them to find the way to become better and happier people.
An awareness of the interrelatedness and inseparability of one’s own life and those of others can help put an end to discriminatory attitudes and destructive behavior toward others and the environment.--SGI Activities for Peace SGI has joined other Buddhist groups in support of the Buddhist Climate Change Statement to World Leaders launched in advance of the COP21 summit taking place in Paris from Nov 29 to Dec 11, 2015. SGI General Director Yoshitaka Oba's name appears on the Nov 25 statement: https://gbcccdotorg.files.wordpress.com/2015/10/buddhist-climate-change-statement-to-world-leaders-nov-25.pdf Coordinated by the Global Buddhist Climate Change Collective, the statement can be signed by individuals here: http://gbccc.org/sign-up/