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  • Engaged Buddhism for a Changing World
  • Peace Through Dialogue
  • It Starts With One
  • Empowering People at the Grassroots

The mentality of getting others to do the hard work while one sits back and takes it easy--that is bureaucratism at its worst; it is not faith. The spirit of taking on the hard work oneself--that is faith, that is humanism.

Daisaku Ikeda

SGI CENTERS

SGI CENTERS

There are SGI members in 192 countries and territories while there are 93 registered constituent SGI organizations.

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WHO WE ARE

The 12 million members of Soka Gakkai International (SGI) around the world embrace Nichiren Buddhism, a dynamic philosophy grounded in the realities of daily life.

History of the SGI

History of the SGI(4:54)

The history of SGI viewed through the lives of the first three presidents of the Soka Gakkai.

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MEMBERS' STORIES

Unlimited Possibilities

Unlimited Possibilities

Facing many challenges due to a rare brittle bone disease, Carina explains how her practice of Nichiren Buddhism has enabled her to create her own life as a make-up artist and teacher.

MEMBERS’ STORIES ON VIDEO