In This Issue



“On Persecutions Befalling the Sage”

SGI President Ikeda’s Lecture Series (Part 1)


335 Days That Changed Buddhism Forever

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


Going Farther, Faster, Deeper

On this month's cover.


My Victory Is Guaranteed

Youth Profiles: Natasha Gondi learns to never give up on her dreams.


Living With Courage!

Youth Profiles: Lloyd Nelson II develops a life rooted in courage.


Developing Into a Trustworthy Person for Kosen-rufu

Youth Profiles: Joshua Shuford takes responsibility for his own happiness and the happiness of others.


Discovering Compassion for Others

Youth Profiles: Hannah Jones learns to take action for the happiness of others.


“Message for Youth”
Chapter 17 (3 of 4)

Selections From SGI President Ikeda’s Collected Works


Day of Mentor and Disciple

Our History: July 3


Ikeda Wisdom Academy: July 2016

The Wisdom of the Lotus Sutra, vol. 6 Part 3, Section 3 & 4


Faith Training Groups of the Youth Division

Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of the Youth Division!


The Founding of the Young Women’s Division

Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of the Youth Division


The Founding of the Young Men’s Division

Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of the Youth Division.


Expanding the Ranks of Our Youth

Celebrating 65 Years of the Soka Gakkai Youth Division!


“Appreciation and Joy Multiply Our Good Fortune”

Happiness doesn't lie somewhere far away. It is something we must achieve for ourselves through our present struggles in the here and now.


Why is the mentor-disciple relationship stressed so much?

This Q&A series addresses frequently asked questions by those who are interested in Nichiren Buddhism.