Subscribing to SGS Publications

Creative Life

Creative Life is a monthly magazine published by SGS. It contains editorials and essays by SGI President Ikeda, features and articles on Buddhist doctrines, as well as testimonies of local and overseas members.

Soka Times

Soka Times is published once a month (with effect from January 2020) and carries news of SGS’ latest endeavours for peace, culture and education. Other highlights include articles on applying Buddhism in daily life and testimonies from members.

(For subscribers only)
Browse complimentary e-copy of Creative Life and/or Soka Times.
SGS Publication Subscription Fee (inclusive of postage)
Creative Life Soka Times
Frequency Monthly (Beginning of the month) Monthly (Mid-month)
Categories Unit Price 6 months 12 months Unit Price 6 months 12 months
Singapore S$5.00 S$30.00 S$60.00 S$5.00 S$30.00 S$60.00
Complimentary for Singapore Subscribers Access to E-copy
+ E-archive of Creative Life from 2017 onwards
Access to E-copy
+ E-archive of New Human Revolution Resources (Pull-out Section) from 2019 onwards
Overseas - Airmail Unit Price 6 months 12 months Unit Price 6 months 12 months
Zone 1 Malaysia / Brunei S$8.00 S$48.00 S$96.00 S$9.00 S$54.00 S$108.00
Zone 2 Countries in Asia and the Pacific (except Australia, Japan and New Zealand) S$11.00 S$66.00 S$132.00 S$11.00 S$66.00 S$132.00
Zone 3 Countries in the rest of the world, including Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Africa, America, Europe and the Middle East S$14.00 S$84.00 S$168.00 S$14.00 S$84.00 S$168.00
Overseas - Surface Mail
To all countries (except Malaysia and Brunei) S$10.00 S$60.00 S$120.00 S$11.00 S$66.00 S$132.00
  • Minimum subscription is 6 months.
  • Subscription starts the following month after it is made or after expiry month unless otherwise stated.

    • E.g. 1: For a new subscription, if the subscription is made in October 2022, the earliest month to start receiving the publication is November 2022. One may also choose to start from January 2023.
    • E.g. 2: If one’s subscription expiry is in February 2023, the renewal will kick in from March 2023, unless otherwise requested.
  • Expiry month of one’s current subscription is printed on the magazine mailer.

Ways to Subscribe

1) Online

  1. E-Subscription at https://onlineservices.sokasingapore.org/en/subscriptions/new
    Payment mode by Visa/Master Card (Credit/Debit) only.
  2. GIRO
    Application form available at all SGS Centres or downloadable here.

2) Walk-in to SGS Centres

  1. At Front Desk of SGS Headquarters & Senja Soka Centre.
    Modes of payment via cash, cheque, NETS or Credit Card .
  2. NETS Self-help Kiosk at the following centres located at SGS Headquarters & Senja Soka Centre.

3) By Mail – Cheque only

  • Cheque crossed and payable to: Soka Gakkai Singapore
  • Subscriber Details (on the reverse side of the cheque): Full Name, Contact No. & Mailing Address
  • Please also state your Subscription Type (Creative Life and/or Soka Times) and Subscription Duration (number of months).
  • Please mail to:
    Soka Gakkai Singapore
    10 Tampines Street 81
    Singapore (529014)
For enquiries, please write to us at Contact Us