The Lotus Sutra exists to enable the people -who have been oppressed, made to suffer and derided throughout history – to stand up and advance with their heads held high. – Daisaku Ikeda.
ed. Rosalind Bradley
Nearly a hundred prominent men and women from every religious tradition and around the globe here share a favorite prayer, while reflecting on its personal meaning. Nobel Peace Prize winners […]
Nur Yalman and Daisaku Ikeda
The dialogue recorded here can be characterized as a vital bridge much like the ancient Silk Road, connecting the easternmost and westernmost civilizations of Asia. Through wide-ranging and frank exchanges […]
One man’s journey from the beginning of faith to worldwide leadership for peace. In 1949, a 21-year-old Daisaku Ikeda began a private diary that would continue for 11 years, until May […]
Linus Pauling and Daisaku Ikeda
Along the fast-paced course of this dialogue emerges a broad yet sensitive glimpse of two men—one a specialist in chemistry/ a scientist, the other a Buddhist—both strongly committed to peace and […]