A common space for harmonic peacemakers
To all members of Soka Gakkai International, or those who want to know more about Nichiren's Buddhism and the activities of SGI all over the world. Welcome!
Latest Activity: Dec 27, 2012
A 3:39-minute film that answers the questions: What is the SGI? What are its philosophical underpinnings? Who are its members and what do they do?
The 12 million members of Soka Gakkai International (SGI) around the world embrace Nichiren Buddhism, a dynamic philosophy grounded in the realities of daily life.
Christopher Larkin transformed his destructive lifestyle into one of value-creation through his practice of Buddhism
http://www.sgi.org/ Main Site - Soka Gakkai International - English
http://www.sgi-d.org/ Germany - German
http://www.sgi-ch.org/ Switzerland - German
Buddhism in a New Light 3. The Way We See OurselvesEnlightenment or human revolution is to change the way we see ourselves.An important aspect of what we call enlightenment or human revolution is to change the way we see ourselves to see the…Continue
The daily Buddhist practice of SGI members consists of chanting Nam-myoho-renge-kyo and reciting sections of the Lotus Sutra, a ceremony known as "gongyo".The three elements of Nichiren Buddhism are faith, or an open mind; chanting…Continue
April 28, 2011, marks the 758th anniversary of the establishment of Nichiren Buddhism on April 28, 1253.The Japanese monk Nichiren first invoked the chant "Nam-myoho-renge-kyo" (literally "I devote myself to the wonderful law of the Lotus Sutra") on…Continue