Back to listMay 18, 2005

SGI-Hong Kong Hosts Interfaith Seminar

SGI-Hong Kong hosts interfaith seminar at the SGI-Hong Kong Culture Center

On May 16, SGI-Hong Kong hosted an interfaith seminar, titled "Unity and Diversity: How I accommodate other religious traditions in my own beliefs," at the SGI-Hong Kong Culture Center in Hong Kong. Representatives of Christian, Buddhist, Muslim and Jewish organizations spoke about their organizations' ideals and engagement with society. SGI-Hong Kong representative introduced the SGI's activities for peace, culture and education, based on humanistic philosophy of Nichiren Buddhism that respects the dignity and sanctity of life. Participants also held a group discussion on various topics, such as environmental issues and terrorism.