SGS Awarded an Appreciation Award by Roses of Peace

On 26 February, SGS General Director Tay Eng Kiat attended the Roses of Peace 10th Anniversary and Launch of Harmony Champions Programme held at The Istana. Guest-of-Honour for the event was President Halimah Yacob. An appreciation award was presented to SGS for our partnership over the years.

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Visit by Friends from University of Indonesia

On 8th February 2023, researcher and lecturer from the University of Indonesia, Dr Devie Rahmawati and Mrs Youna Chatrine Bachtiar, lecturer from University Esa Unggul (Jakarta) paid a visit to SGS headquarters with an interest to have a better understanding of the global movement of the SGI.

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What is Nichiren Buddhism?

What is Nam-myoho-renge-kyo?




I learnt about Nichiren Buddhism since childhood. At first I only followed my mother to the meetings, but subsequently I started chanting when I was challenging my O-Level exam.

Since young I have been warmly nurtured in the garden of the Soka Gakkai. I vividly remember my parents lugging our keyboard to discussion meetings where I played Soka Gakkai songs for the cultural se

To begin, I was someone who did not chant much, sometimes to the point where I didn’t even do gongyo. However, in 2018, I began to chant more hoping to do well for my Primary School Leaving Examinat


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Podcast: Exploring the Lives of Nichiren Daishonin's Disciples

In this new podcast series, “Exploring the Lives of Nichiren Daishonin’s Disciples”, let us learn from eleven of Nichiren Daishonin’s disciples while exploring the tremendous potential of youth and the profound teachings of Nichiren Buddhism, as adapted from “SGI President Ikeda’s Encouragement for the Future Division: Building a Bright Future Based on Our Vow”.

Victorious Golden Years

This new column — “Victorious Golden Years”, is dedicated to our pioneering members in their third stage of life, in the wish to support them to live a most value-creative and victorious life based on the teachings of Nichiren Buddhism and the guidance of SGI President Ikeda.

Extraordinary Jobs, Courageous Emissaries of Hope

In this series, we bring to you SGS members who hold unique jobs contributing actively to the society while living their lives to the fullest as Nichiren Buddhists.


In this segment “The New Human Revolution & I”, we feature lionhearted SGS members on their personal journey studying the NHR and how it has encouraged them in their daily life.

Promoting Sustainable Actions

In this series, we shall explore the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and be inspired by our members’ efforts on sustainable actions!

Buddhist Tales

Several stories are found in the Buddhist scriptures. Shakyamuni Buddha used parables to teach his disciples about certain aspects of Buddhist faith. Nichiren Daishonin, in his writings called Gosho, referred to some of these stories to explain his teachings to his disciples.

Enjoy the series of Buddhist Tales put together for your reading!

Learning from President Ikeda's Peace Proposals

Let us learn from the various stories and anecdotes as shared in President Ikeda’s Peace Proposals!


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