Happy Birthday Ikeda Sensei!

Sensei Turns 94

Daisaku Ikeda was born in Tokyo on Jan. 2, 1928. He is a peace builder, Buddhist philosopher, educator, author and poet. As the third president of the Soka Gakkai and founding president of the Soka Gakkai International, he has dedicated his life to developing a lasting culture of peace. To visit Daisaku Ikeda’s official website, where you can find a selection of his essays, annual peace proposals, quotations and more, go to