SGI President Issues 2017 Peace Proposal
Daisaku Ikeda, president of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) Buddhist association, issued his 35th annual peace proposal titled “The Global Solidarity of Youth: Ushering in a New Era of Hope” on January 26, 2017.
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To fulfill her dream as a civil engineer, Idania Carcamo had to undergo a shift in her attitude.
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The Soka Gakkai International (SGI) is a worldwide organization dedicated to peace, culture and education based on the humanistic philosophy of Nichiren Buddhism. There are 12 million SGI members in 192 countries and territories. SGI Canada is the constituent SGI organization in Canada and is a registered charity.
What our society today needs more than anything is the spirit of empathy—the ability to put ourselves in the shoes of those who are facing hardship and suffering, to understand and share what they are going through. When the spirit of compassion becomes the bedrock of society, and is embodied by society’s leaders, the future will be bright with hope. – DAISAKU IKEDA