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Introduction to Soka Gakkai Nichiren Buddhism
Soka Gakkai International-USA (SGI-USA) is the most diverse Buddhist community in the United States with more than 500 chapters and some 100 centers throughout the country. SGI-USA is part of the larger SGI network, which comprises more than 12 million people in 192 countries and territories around the world.
Naima Mora tells of how winning the hit TV show America's Next Top Model brought on a dark period in her life. She shares how she used her Buddhist practice to recognize the beauty within her life and overcome this difficult period.
Acclaimed hip-hop violinist Michele Joo shares how her darkest hour was changed into one of hope when she was introduced to the empowering philosophy of Nichiren Buddhism.
Michelle Riofrio found herself in the grips of fear; feeling afraid to share her new faith with her catholic parents, afraid to express herself in the conservative community in Argentina she lived in. After she was robbed at gunpoint, she determines to use her Buddhist practice to overcome every type of fear that controlled her life, summoning forth the courage to truly be herself.

Upcoming Events

  • Introduction to Buddhism

    Introduction to SGI Buddhism

    When 7pm every Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays   Who can attend Any guests, new members, everyone!   What we’ll do Based on the Buddhist belief that all people equally possess Buddhahood, we believe that we can awaken our inherent Buddha nature by chanting Nam-myoho-renge-kyo, the mys...

    December 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 7:00pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until November 2, 2019

    at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • Chanting Session

    Toso - Chanting Session

    December 14, 2018 @ 6:00 am - 8:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 6:00am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 1, 2019

    at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • Young Men’s Division Toso

    8am – 9am: YMD Toso

    December 15, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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    An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Saturday, repeating until November 18, 2019

    at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • Center Cleanup – Airport

    December 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every 6 weeks that begins at 11:00am on Saturday, repeating until December 31, 2019

    at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • Introductory Exam

    Hello everyone! We wanted to announce that SGI-USA surpassed our goal of 50,000 discussion meeting attendance to celebrate November 18, with Sensei! Thank you for all of your hard work in making the discussion meetings a great success. We also wanted to announce that on December 15 and 16, we will h...

    December 15, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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    One event on December 16, 2018 at 2:30pm

    at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • DBC Closed (Holiday)

    December 22, 2018 - December 25, 2018 at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • End of Year Cleanup (open to all members)

    December 30, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • New Year Kosen Rufu Gongyo (East)

    10am: (East KRG) DCV, 121NL, NS75

    January 1, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • New Year Kosen Rufu Gongyo (West)

    1pm: (West KRG) Airport, Dallas North, Trinity River

    January 1, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm at Dallas Buddhist Center
  • Many Treasure Toso

    Open to all members and guests.

    January 2, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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    An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, repeating until December 31, 2019

    at Dallas Buddhist Center
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