Soka Spirit

40 Years Since Stormy April 24, 1979 Part 5

Part 5 of 5 of Vigilantly Safeguarding Buddhism

The following is the fifth in a five-part series describing the events surrounding April 24, 1979, when Daisaku Ikeda stepped down as third Soka Gakkai president to protect the members from the perverse machinations of the Nichiren Shoshu priesthood, which sought to seize control of the lay organization. This incident came to be known as

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