In This Issue


Concepts

A Teaching of Authentic Freedom

Nichiren Buddhism teaches that all people have equal access to Buddhahood
through their own faith and practice.


Reaching People’s Hearts With Voices of
Compassion, Conviction and Wisdom

SGI President Ikeda’s message to the 18th Soka Gakkai Headquarters
Leaders Meeting of the New Era of Worldwide Kosen-rufu.


Thank You for Your Noble Efforts

Message from SGI-USA General Director Adin Strauss


Toward a Springtime Filled With Benefit

“Creating the New Era” by SGI President Daisaku Ikeda


“I Can and Will Break Through”

How Jasmin Johnson learned to cultivate her self-worth from within.


Becoming a Roaring Lion Full of Confidence!

Kevin Zhang shares how practicing Nichiren Buddhism gives him the confidence to achieve his goals.


A Simple Note of Encouragement

After a teen attempted suicide, a teacher set out to show her students they are special.


A Moral Imperative

Ridding the world of nuclear arms.


“We Are the Starburst”

Determined to respond to SGI President Ikeda's call to raise capable successors, the members of Berkeley Chapter welcomed 42 people to the SGI-USA last year.


A Teaching of Authentic Freedom

Nichiren Buddhism teaches that all people have equal access to Buddhahood
through their own faith and practice.