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Sep 10 2021

English Edition of Pérez Esquivel-Ikeda Dialogue Published

The Power of Hope: Thoughts on Peace and Human Rights in the Third Millennium, a dialogue between Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Adolfo Pérez Esquivel and Daisaku Ikeda was recently released by publisher I.B. Tauris.

English Edition of Pérez Esquivel-Ikeda Dialogue Published

Sep 8 2021

Arabic Edition of Toynbee-Ikeda Dialogue Published

An Arabic edition of Choose Life, a dialogue between British historian Arnold J. Toynbee and Daisaku Ikeda was recently published and is the 30th language into which the work has now been translated, making this dialogue available some 400 million Arabic speakers around the world.

Arabic Edition of Toynbee-Ikeda Dialogue Published

Sep 6 2021

Kirov City, Russia, Hosts “Dialogue with Nature” Photo Exhibition

“Dialogue with Nature,” an exhibition of photographs by Daisaku Ikeda, opened at the Kirov State Regional Universal Scientific Library in Russia on August 23, 2021.

“Dialogue with Nature” Photo Exhibition in Kirov

Aug 21 2021

The Passing of Dr. Jose V. Abueva, Former President of the University of the Philippines

Upon the passing of Dr. Jose Veloso Abueva, former president of the University of the Philippines, on August 18, 2021, SGI President Daisaku Ikeda sent a message expressing his heartfelt condolences to the family. Dr. Abueva was 93 years old.

The Passing of Dr. Jose V. Abueva

Aug 17 2021

Founder Dedicates Messages to Soka Universities

Daisaku Ikeda recently dedicated messages to students of the summer schooling course at Soka University in Japan and newly-enrolled students at Soka University of America (SUA), institutions of which he is the founder.

Founder Dedicates Messages to Soka Universities

Aug 12 2021

Korean Edition of Garrison-Hickman-Ikeda Dialogue Published

A Korean edition of Living as Learning: John Dewey in the 21st Century, a dialogue between Daisaku Ikeda, Jim Garrison and Larry Hickman, was recently released.

Korean Edition of Garrison-Hickman-Ikeda Dialogue

Jul 22 2021

Collection of Research Papers on Daisaku Ikeda Published in Peru

The National University of San Marcos, a public research university in Lima, Peru, recently published a collection of research papers on Daisaku Ikeda’s philosophy

Collection of Research Papers on Daisaku Ikeda Published in Peru

Jun 21 2021

SGI President Sends Condolence Message Upon the Passing of Dr. Kenneth D. Kaunda, First Zambian President

Upon learning of the passing on June 17, 2021, of His Excellency Dr. Kenneth D. Kaunda (97), first president of Zambia, SGI President Daisaku Ikeda sent a condolence message on behalf of the worldwide Soka Gakkai membership.

First Zambian President Kenneth Kaunda’s Passing

Jun 16 2021

“Dialogue with Nature” Photo Exhibition in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

On June 16, 2021, “Dialogue with Nature,” an exhibition of photographs taken by Daisaku Ikeda, opened at the Nizhny Novgorod State Regional Universal Scientific Library in Russia, commemorating the 800th anniversary of the city’s founding and the 160th anniversary of the library’s establishment.

“Dialogue with Nature” in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

Jun 2 2021

Calatayud, Spain, Honors Daisaku Ikeda for His Peace Efforts Through Dialogue

On June 2, 2021, Calatayud City in Spain paid tribute to Daisaku Ikeda for his longstanding efforts to advance peace through dialogue by installing a commemorative plaque in one of the city’s parks.

Calatayud, Spain, Honors Daisaku Ikeda for His Peace Efforts

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