My Dialogue with Dr. Toynbee
President Ikeda’s essay commemorating the anniversary his dialogue with British historian Arnold J. Toynbee.
This May marks the 45th anniversary of SGI President Ikeda’s dialogue with British historian Arnold J. Toynbee. Their dialogue, which took place from 1972–73, signaled the beginning of President Ikeda’s decadeslong pursuit of dialogue with many leading thinkers around the world to promote a century of humanism. The following essay is from President Ikeda’s “Thoughts