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Due to Covid-19 pandemic, in consideration of the health and well-being of our members and guests, all organizational meetings are suspended until further notice. Center is closed. Members are encouraged to use this time to chant Nam-myoho-renge-kyo abundantly, conduct Buddhist study and use phone or video / audio conferencing tool to encourage one another remotely.
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September 26, 2017

A vital element of many SGI meetings is an explanation of Nam-myoho-renge-kyo—the most essential aspect of our practice of Nichiren Buddhism. Here are two explanations of Nam-myoho-renge-kyo that can be excerpted for use at meetings.

1. Nam-myoho-renge-kyo Is the Heart

September 26, 2017

On the first weekend of each month, SGI-USA members gather at their respective Buddhist centers across the country in a tradition that spans decades. Together, they refresh their vow to advance kosen-rufu alongside SGI President Ikeda based on the harmonious unity of “...

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