Back to listMar 8, 2009

SGI-Brazil Holds Health Seminar and Art Festival for Peace in São Paulo

On March 8, 2009, SGI-Brazil (BSGI) Doctors Division hosted its fifth health seminar at the BSGI Ikeda Culture Center in São Paulo, Brazil. Forty-five BSGI healthcare providers, including medical doctors, nurses, dentists and nutritionists, served as facilitators for group discussions on various health-related topics such as diet and nutrition, women and health, and exercise and health. Some 750 attended.

Blood-pressure check (left) and stretching exercise

On the same day, BSGI Culture Department sponsored an arts festival at BSGI Peace Auditorium in São Paulo, Brazil. Some 70 BSGI Art Division members who are actors, musicians and dancers performed drama, music and songs for an audience of some 600.

[Adapted from an article in the April 14, 2009 issue of the Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan]