SGI-Nepal and SGI-Switzerland Women's Meetings
On June 28, 2008, SGI-Nepal women held their 12th general meeting at the SGI-Nepal Peace Center in Kathmandu. Participants sang "Mother" whose lyrics were composed by SGI President Daisaku Ikeda, and the program also included a poetry reading. SGI-Nepal Women's Leader Beema Singh and SGI-Nepal General Director Sahana Shrestha encouraged everyone to realize more victories in their daily lives as they look toward next year's meeting.
On June 29, some 140 SGI-Switzerland women, including young women, gathered for their first general meeting in Zurich. A representative shared her experience of improving relationships in her family through her practice of Nichiren Buddhism. SGI-Europe Women's Chair Sakae Takahashi encouraged everyone to continue to foster capable people who will work for the prosperity of society.
[Adapted from articles in the July 4 and 12, 2008 issues of the Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan]