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Buddhism | Jan 27 2012

IOP-UK Hosts Specialist Librarians Conference on Buddhism

IOP-UK Hosts Specialist Librarians Conference on Buddhism

"Buddhism: Texts and Tales" was the theme of the Annual Conference of the South Asia Archive and Library Group (SAALG) held on January 27 at SGI-UK's Taplow Court culture center outside London. ... read more

Sustainable Development | Jan 26 2012

"Seeds of Hope" Launched in Japan, Hosted by National Science Center in Malaysia

"Seeds of Hope" Launched in Japan, Hosted by National Science Center in Malaysia

On January 26, the "Seeds of Hope: Visions of Sustainability, Steps Toward Change" (SOH) exhibition created by SGI and the Earth Charter International was shown at Soka Gakkai’s Toda Peace Memorial Hall in Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture. ... read more

Interfaith | Jan 26 2012

SGI-UK Members Attend Holocaust Memorial

SGI-UK Members Attend Holocaust Memorial

SGI-UK members took part in Holocaust Memorial Day titled "Space for Peace" at Winchester Cathedral on January 26. ... read more

Peace and Disarmament | Jan 26 2012

SGI President's 30th Peace Proposal Released

SGI President's 30th Peace Proposal Released

On January 26, SGI President Daisaku Ikeda's 30th annual peace proposal titled "Human Security and Sustainability: Sharing Reverence for the Dignity of Life" was released. ... read more

Press Releases | Jan 26 2012

Buddhist Leader Calls for 2015 Nuclear Abolition Summit in Hiroshima and Nagasaki and End to Japan's Reliance on Nuclear Power

In his 30th annual peace proposal, released on January 26, Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist association, calls for a nuclear abolition summit to be held in 2015 in Hiroshima and Nagasaki to ensure that the growing momentum toward abolition of nuclear weapons becomes irreversible. ... read more

Buddhism | Jan 25 2012

Latin America Study Training Course Held in Panama

Latin America Study Training Course Held in Panama

The SGI-Panama Culture Center hosted the Latin America Buddhist study training course from January 23 to 25. Participants gathered from Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru and Venezuela. ... read more

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