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  • Bharat Soka Gakkai peace symposium: In pursuit of peaceful global civilisation

    Friday, 24 August witnessed a huge assemblage at TISS convention centre where Bharat Soka Gakkai (BSG) organised a peace symposium in collaboration with the Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS). BSG is the Indian affiliate of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI), a global association of grassroots organisations that seeks to promote the values of peace and respect for all people. The Symposium titled “Towards an Era of Human Rights: Building a People’s

  • World Peace Event

    Removing inequality, check on weapon use need for world peace

    Mumbai: World peace can be achieved by working in four areas – right to happiness, removing social and economic inequality, need to focus on ‘dialogue and compassion’ and reducing stock of arms and nuclear weapons worldwide, is the summary of what the experts said at the peace symposium.

  • “When individuals feel valued and respected, peace is a natural outcome”, teaches Bharat Soka Gakkai

    Against the backdrop of mounting violence worldwide, Buddhist organisation Soka Gakkai International’s (SGI) Indian arm Bharat Soka Gakkai (BSG) is holding a symposium entitled ‘Universal Respect for Human Dignity: The Great Path to Peace’, which is based on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2016 peace proposal. Vishesh Gupta, Chairperson – Bharat Soka Gakkai speaks to Ketan Tanna about spreading peace in the world and more.