335 Days That Changed Buddhism Forever

Soka Spirit: 25 Years of Spiritual Independence (Part 1)

Following its founding in 1930, the Soka Gakkai encountered one of its most decisive turning points on November 28, 1991, when the Nichiren Shoshu priesthood unilaterally excommunicated millions of Soka Gakkai members throughout the world. SGI President Ikeda seized that moment to declare the SGI’s spiritual independence from the priesthood’s religious authoritarianism. Covering events from

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