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SGI Youth in Eastern Europe Gather for Training Course in Vienna

SGI youth representatives SGI youth representatives at the course

From May 24-26, SGI youth in Eastern Europe came together for a training course at the SGI-Austria Culture Center in Vienna. The course was held in commemoration of the upcoming 50th anniversary of SGI President Daisaku Ikeda's first visit to Hungary and Czechoslovakia in 1964. Some 70 representatives participated from 10 countries including Hungary, the Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Croatia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia and Slovenia.

[Adapted from an article in the June 3, 2013, issue of Seikyo Shimbun, Soka Gakkai, Japan; photo courtesy of Seikyo Shimbun]