Buddhism Study Conference Held at Florida Nature and Culture Center
January 27-30, 2006, some 187 representatives of SGI North American and Latin American countries attended a study conference on Nichiren Buddhism at the SGI-USA Florida Nature and Culture Center (FNCC) near Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA. SGI Study Department Chief Katsuji Saito lectured on January 28-29. The study material included "Reply to Kyo'o," "Many in Body, One in Mind," "The True Aspect of All Phenomena," "Lessening One's Karmic Retribution" and "Happiness in This World" from Nichiren's writings. Participants also held lively question and answer sessions with Mr. Saito. At the same venue, some 170 SGI-USA's Golden Stage (pioneer) Group members met January 20-23. Participants studied "The Heritage of the Ultimate Law of Life," from Nichiren's writings with SGI-USA Senior Advisor Fred Zaitsu.