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

Without practice or actual efforts, there is no bodhisattva. Action is the essence of a Buddha. A self-centered life lived solely in pursuit of one's own benefit and fortune is empty and base. A Bodhisattva of the Earth, in contrast, respects others and works for their happiness.

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

Committed to Justice

Committed to Justice

Through his practice of Nichiren Buddhism, Alvin Sykes has come to define success as "finding the truth and securing justice"

MEMBERS’ STORIES ON VIDEO