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November 20, 2020, World Tribune
In this issue
How I Tested This Practice
“Faith first” is the blueprint for victory.
The Year of Hope and Victory
The year 2021 will be decisive in creating the momentum for victory in the next decade.
Creating a Future of Hope and Victory With the “Vast Heart” of Soka
47th Soka Gakkai Headquarters Leaders Meetings
Deepest Gratitude for All Our Dedicated Medical and Healthcare Professionals
Ikeda Sensei's Guidance
New Board of Directors Appointment
The SGI-USA named Mayur Gupta to its board of directors. The board oversees the organization’s corporate functions, which include managing financial assets. Directors serve a three-year staggered term and are eligible for reappointment. Mr. Gupta is the chief marketing and strategy officer (CMO and CSO) at the media conglomerate Gannett, owner of the nationally syndicated
Winning as First Responders
As the world faces the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the SGI-USA held a nationwide First Responders Encouragement Webinar on Sept. 12 to bring together members serving on the front lines as doctors, nurses, EMTs, paramedics, firefighters and law enforcement. SGI-USA Women’s Leader Naoko Leslie expressed her deepest appreciation to the first responders for all their unseen
Tsunesaburo Makiguchi: A Model of Compassionate Propagation
A Life Committed to Spreading Buddhism
Adversity Enables Us to Shine
Experiencing hardships allows us to develop ourselves as human beings. All of the efforts we make for kosen-rufu ultimately enrich our lives. Nichiren [Daishonin] cites a simile used by the Great Teacher T’ien-t’ai: “It will … be like a boar rubbing against the golden mountain” (“The Actions of the Votary of the Lotus Sutra,” The
Q: I feel like I’m working hard in my life and Buddhist practice, but I’m not breaking through.
Answer: Don’t worry! The times when you are suffering and struggling in that way, chanting [Nam-myoho-renge-kyo], taking action and working really hard, are the greatest opportunities for you to do your human revolution and make headway in changing your karma. There’s no need to be anxious or impatient. This is the time to surely and
Attaining the Same Enlightened Life State as the Buddha
Learning from the Heart of the Lotus Sutra