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SGINZ COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

posted on 15 March 2015

International Women’s Day celebration

On 8 March 2015, SGINZ Wellington co-sponsored the International Women’s Day celebration at the Newtown Festival in Wellington.  SGINZ representatives have been involved in the planning committee for International Women’s Day activities as part of the Wellington Women’s Walk for Peace group (WWW4P) since 2013.  WWW4P consists of a group of women and organisations including Women’s Refuge, Shanti and the Daya Trust who are committed to promoting the culture of peace.  The activities are also supported by Wellington Mayor Celia Wade Brown and 

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Maungārongo ki te Whenua

posted on 15 August 2014

Scoop.co.nz interview with SGI President Ikeda translated into Te Reo

Ko te urupounamu a Alastair Thompson (kaihanga o SCOOP) i te Perehitini o Soka Gakkai International (SGI), ko Daisaku Ikeda.

 Maungārongo ki te Whenua: ko te wāhi ki te mana tangata, ki te riri kūpapa, ki te mahi ngātahi a ngā whakapono, ki te ipurangi me te  tuakoi wai i a tātou e rapu ana i te maungārongo o te ao

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Waking the Buddha

posted on 22 May 2014

A new book called Waking the Buddha by Clark Strand looks at the SGI movement.

See the 2min youtube video here 

SGI President Ikeda interviewed by Scoop.co.nz

posted on 17 March 2014

On March 16, kosen-rufu day, New Zealand’s largest independent online news site Scoop.co.nz published its interview with President Ikeda. The interview covers The role of human dignitypassive violencereligious cooperationthe internet and the water hemisphere [with New Zealand in the centre] in the quest for global harmony.