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Three Main Messages of the Lotus Sutra


As Dr Daisaku Ikeda, Founder of the Institute of Oriental Philosophy (IOP) and President of the Soka Gakkai International (SGI) has shared, “Shakyamuni, the historical Buddha, sought out a vast ‘eternal universe’ within his own self, and in doing so, surmounted his inner self and expanded it until it became…

What is the Lotus Sutra?


What is the Lotus Sutra? The 28-chapter Lotus Sutra, or “妙法莲华经” (Lotus Sutra of the Wonderful Law) is widely regarded as the “King of Scriptures” in Mahayana Buddhism. One of the last sutras that Shakyamuni had preached during his lifetime, it reveals that all living beings have the potential to…

Overview


What is the Lotus Sutra Exhibition? “The Lotus Sutra — A Message of Peace and Harmonious Coexistence” Exhibition is jointly organised by The Institute of Oriental Philosophy (Japan), Dunhuang Academy (China), and Singapore Soka Association; and supported by The Institute of Oriental Manuscripts of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the International…

Lotus Sutra Exhibition


What is the Lotus Sutra Exhibition? “The Lotus Sutra — A Message of Peace and Harmonious Coexistence” Exhibition is jointly organised by The Institute of Oriental Philosophy (Japan), Dunhuang Academy (China), and Singapore Soka Association; and supported by The Institute of Oriental Manuscripts of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the International…