What is the SGI?

Our Shared Humanity

Our Shared Humanity

An introduction to the SGI, its philosophical underpinnings, development and daily Buddhist practice.

The SGI Buddhist Movement

The SGI Buddhist Movement

An abbreviated version of “Our Shared Humanity.”

SGI’s NGO Activities

SGI’s NGO Activities

An introduction to the SGI’s grassroots initiatives in areas such as sustainable development, human rights, humanitarian relief and nuclear abolition.

History of the SGI

History of the SGI

The history of the SGI viewed through the lives of the first three presidents of the Soka Gakkai.

The Life Story of Daisaku Ikeda

The Life Story of Daisaku Ikeda

The life of Daisaku Ikeda, president of the SGI, and the experiences that shaped his commitment to the pursuit of global peace through dialogue.

Origins of Buddhism

Origins of Buddhism

The historical flow of Buddhism from Shakyamuni and the Lotus Sutra to Nichiren and the practice of chanting of Nam-myoho-renge-kyo.

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