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Human Rights | Jan 23 2012

Soka Gakkai Youth Lecture Focuses on Promoting Human Rights

Soka Gakkai Youth Lecture Focuses on Promoting Human Rights

On January 23, Ms. Shin Sugok, human resources development consultant and human rights activist, gave a talk entitled “Cultivating the Strength to Protect Human Rights.” ... read more

Peace and Disarmament | Jan 22 2012

Nuclear Weapons Abolition Event "Our New Clear Future" Held in California

Nuclear Weapons Abolition Event "Our New Clear Future" Held in California

On January 22, an event titled "iDeclare--The Beginning of Our New Clear Future" was organized by SGI-USA youth members from Southern California. ... read more

Buddhism | Jan 17 2012

Anniversary of Great Hanshin Earthquake Commemorated in Japan

Anniversary of Great Hanshin Earthquake Commemorated in Japan

On the anniversary of the Great Hanshin Earthquake (January 17, 1995) in Japan, Soka Gakkai members held memorial prayer meetings at four venues in Hyogo and Osaka prefectures, including the Soka Gakkai Hyogo Culture Center and Kansai Culture Center. ... read more

Peace and Disarmament | Jan 16 2012

Celebrating MLK Day

Celebrating MLK Day

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on January 16, SGI-USA youth members in Atlanta, Georgia, and Houston, Texas, took part in the annual MLK Day parades in their respective areas. ... read more

Buddhism | Jan 15 2012

SGI-Philippines Holds Prayer Meetings

SGI-Philippines Holds Prayer Meetings

Following a tropical storm that triggered flash floods in southern parts of the Philippines, SGI members in the country gathered in Manila on January 13 and in Cagayan de Oro, Mindanao, on January 15, to pray for the fast and safe recovery of affected areas and to mark a fresh new departure. ... read more

Buddhism | Jan 14 2012

SGI-Haiti and Dominican Republic Members Gather to Celebrate New Departure

SGI-Haiti and Dominican Republic Members Gather to Celebrate New Departure

On January 14, SGI-Haiti members, together with members from the Dominican Republic, held a meeting in Port-au-Prince to celebrate the New Year. ... read more

Culture | Jan 13 2012

Soka Gakkai Delegation Visits China

Soka Gakkai Delegation Visits China

Commemorating the 40th anniversary of the normalization of relations between China and Japan, a delegation of Soka Gakkai representatives, including Soka Gakkai Vice General Director Hiromasa Ikeda, visited China in mid-January. ... read more

Buddhism | Jan 2 2012

SGI Celebrates the Year of Developing a Youthful SGI

SGI Celebrates the Year of Developing a Youthful SGI

SGI members around the world celebrated the New Year with celebratory meetings held on January 1 and 2. The theme for SGI in 2012 is "Developing a Youthful SGI." ... read more

Buddhism | Jan 1 2012

SGI-Ghana and Central African Republic Celebrate New Year

SGI-Ghana and Central African Republic Celebrate New Year

On January 1, SGI-Ghana members held New Year's prayer meetings throughout the country in their respective areas. Some 1,500 attended in total. ... read more

Education | Dec 29 2011

Soka Gakkai Education Department Visits China

Soka Gakkai Education Department Visits China

In late December, delegates from the Soka Gakkai Education Department visited China at the invitation of the China-Japan Friendship Association (CJFA). ... read more

Buddhism | Dec 25 2011

SGI Members in Thailand Respond in Aftermath of Floods

SGI Members in Thailand Respond in Aftermath of Floods

In the aftermath of the large-scale floods that devastated Thailand in the latter half of 2011, SGI members in Thailand have been working together with people in the community to help restore the affected areas and support those in need. ... read more

Buddhism | Dec 25 2011

Buddhist Study Exams Held in Korea and Malaysia

Buddhist Study Exams Held in Korea and Malaysia

In the month of December, both SGI-Korea and Soka Gakkai Malaysia (SGM) members took part in Buddhist study exams. ... read more

Human Rights | Dec 19 2011

The General Assembly adopts the UN Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training

The General Assembly adopts the UN Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training

On December 19, 2011, during the month of International Human Rights Day, the United Nations (UN) General Assembly adopted a Declaration on Human Rights Education and Training. ... read more

Sustainable Development | Dec 19 2011

"Seeds of Hope" Travels to Canada and Nepal

"Seeds of Hope" Travels to Canada and Nepal

In the month of November, the SGI and Earth Charter International exhibition "Seeds of Hope: Visions of Sustainability, Steps Toward Change" (SOH) was shown in Canada and in Nepal. ... read more

Culture | Dec 18 2011

Soka Drum and Bugle Corps Win Awards

Soka Drum and Bugle Corps Win Awards

From December 17-18, three Soka Gakkai drum and bugle corps participated in the 39th All-Japan Marching Band and Baton Twirling Contest sponsored by the Japan Marching Band & Baton Twirling Association at the Saitama Super Arena. ... read more