The Soka Gakkai International Office of Public Information, situated in Tokyo, Japan, is happy to provide information and answers in response to questions from the media and researchers.

If you are interested in scheduling an interview or obtaining information on issues related to the SGI, its NGO activities, Soka Gakkai Japan or Nichiren Buddhism, please feel free to contact us directly. We may also be able to refer you to SGI spokespeople in other countries.

Please call the media queries number or send an e-mail using the submission form below and we will get back to you as quickly as possible.

SGI Headquarters

Josei Toda International Center
15-3 Samon-cho, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 160-0017, Japan
Tel: +81-3-5360-9811
Fax: +81-3-5360-9881

Media Queries

Tel: +81-3-5360-9830
Fax: +81-3-5360-9885

SGI Centers Worldwide

Looking to contact an SGI center near you? Select your country/territory from the drop-down list below.

There are SGI members in 192 countries and territories while there are 94 registered constituent SGI organizations. Below is a list of SGI centers that are open to visitors. Other centers are not staffed and only open when there are activities. As such, they are unable to accept visitors and are not included in this list.


Before sending us a message, please check the following FAQs:

  • Finding an SGI center

    Please check the drop-down menu located on the Contact Us page and select the country for which you seek further contact information.

  • SGI member relocating to another country

    If you are moving to another country and would like to get in touch with the SGI organization in your new location, please contact the national headquarters of your original SGI organization, before you leave if possible. They will assist you in making the necessary arrangements such as sending your name and contact information to the SGI organization in the country to which you are moving and issuing you a letter of introduction.

  • SGI member visiting another country

    Please contact your national SGI headquarters well in advance of your planned trip so that they can issue you with a letter of introduction and provide you with contact details as appropriate. For privacy reasons, we are not able to provide direct contacts with SGI members in other countries.

  • About the SGI Quarterly

    The SGI Quarterly magazine highlights activities of the SGI, presents stories and reflections on a Buddhist approach to life and brings together voices of a diverse range of individuals and groups exploring creative responses to the shared challenges of our time. PDF and ePub versions of the SGI Quarterly can be downloaded here. For permission to reprint material from the magazine, please send an e-mail to: quarterly[at]

  • Contacting SGI President Daisaku Ikeda

    Mr. Ikeda does not have an email address. Letters may be sent to him at the following address:

    SGI President Daisaku Ikeda
    SGI Headquarters
    Josei Toda International Center
    15-3 Samon-cho, Shinjuku-ku
    Tokyo 160-0017

    In your letter, please remember to state your name, full address and other pertinent information, such as your local SGI organization if you are an SGI member.
    For information about Mr. Ikeda's life and achievements, please go to

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