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Back to listOct 12, 2008

SGI-New Zealand Holds Study Examination on Nichiren Buddhism

081025nz_stud_exam.jpg Exam at the SGI-New Zealand Culture Center in Auckland

On October 12, 2008, SGI-New Zealand held an elementary-level study examination at 10 venues throughout the country. The candidates were tested in the language of their choice, either English, Japanese or Chinese. Study materials included "Reply to Sairen-bo" and "The Dragon Gate" from Nichiren's writings; basic concepts of Nichiren Buddhism; Nichiren's life; and the history of the Soka Gakkai. Examinees commented that the exam offered a wonderful opportunity to deepen their understanding of Nichiren Buddhism.


[Adapted from an article in the October 25, 2008 issue of the Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan]