If you enjoy reading and want to deepen your understanding of Nichiren Buddhism and the SGI you may be interested in exploring the books listed below.

The Buddha in Daily Life by Richard Causton


..this is one of the first books I read after encountering Nichiren Buddhism. It was written by Richard Causton, first General Director of Soka Gakkai U.K. This book had a profound influence on my life and I can’t recommend it highly enough. Whether you are new to Nichiren Buddhism or are a practitioner of many years this book is a wonderful, inspiring and informative read.

An Introduction to Nichiren Buddhism

...produced by SGI-UK this little booklet provides a broad spectrum of introductory information. if you are new to Nichiren Buddhism and can think of a question then you are highly likely to find the answer in these pages. It covers such topics as: Key Buddhist Concepts; The Lineage of Buddhism and SGl; The Fundamentals of Nichiren Buddhism; How can I Practice Buddhism; Who are SGI? and many more frequently asked questions.
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Basics of Buddhism by Pat Allwright


.....based on Nichiren Daishonin’s Gosho [writing] entitled ‘On Attaining Buddhahood in this Lifetime’, Pat Allwright’s book offers a clear and concise explanation of Key Buddhist Principles and confidently leads the reader through them.

The Buddha in Your Mirror
by Woody Hochswender,
Greg Martin and Ted Morino


.....while the notion that 'happiness can found within oneself' has recently become popular, Buddhism has taught for thousands of years that every person is a Buddha, or enlightened being, and has the potential for true and lasting happiness. Through real-life examples, the authors explain how adopting this outlook has positive effects on one's health, relationships, and career, and gives new insights into world environmental concerns, peace issues, and other major social problems.

Art of Living Buddhist Magazine


published by SGI-UK this monthly magazine is available by mail-order from SGI-UK. It’s a very inspiring and informative read containing Study material and ‘Experiences in Faith’ from SGI members.


Gongyo CD Audio recording of Nichiren Buddhism’s daily prayers -
twice daily we recite key parts of the Lotus Sutra, followed by Daimoku [the chanting of Nam-Myoho-Renge-Kyo].


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