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Q: The SGI’s theme for 2020 is the Year of Advancement and Capable People. What does it mean to be “capable” in Buddhism?

A: People may associate being capable with having special abilities or talents. From the perspective of Buddhism, everyone is capable. That is, our Buddhist practice enables anyone and everyone to bring forth and develop their inherent qualities to enhance their lives and to elevate those around them, as well as all of humanity. Capable individuals