Gakkai

Some articles on gakkai:

Perception and Criticism of Sōka Gakkai
... Perception about the Sōka Gakkai changed dramatically through time ... Among various points of criticism of the Sōka Gakkai is its teaching of members for praying for material benefit as well as spiritual development in daily ... SGI clarifies the benefit of the practice as “Gakkai members learned to chant for vitality, courage, and mental and physical health, adequate food and housing, a decent job, a good spouse and a happy ...
Sōka Gakkai - Presidents
... Sōka Gakkai Tsunesaburō Makiguchi (18 November 1930 – 2 May 1944) Jōsei Toda (3 May 1951 – 2 May 1960) Daisaku Ikeda (3 May 1960 – 24 April 1979) (Honorary ...
Hajime Ishii - Opposition To Soka Gakkai and The New Komeito Party
... operating in the shadows" and that he believed that the Nichiren Buddhist organization Soka Gakkai, who founded the Komeitō party in 1954, was "in charge of the election campaign" and was "using its facilities ... for democracy in Japan and invited three former Komeito party members and Soka Gakkai Honorary President Daisaku Ikeda for an intensive deliberation on issue of politics ...
Mikao Usui - Reiki
... Usui founded the Usui Reiki Ryōhō Gakkai (臼井靈氣療法學會 in Traditional Mandarin, meaning "Usui's Spiritual Energy Therapy Society"), a society of Japanese Reiki masters ... to have survived to the present day (assumed as no-one knows exactly how the Gakkai practises nowadays), with Ushida being the one who, upon death, substituted the presidency of the ... and at present, the shihan (master), Masaki Kondoh, is the president of the Gakkai ...
Sōka Gakkai - Split With The Priesthood
... The long tension between the Sōka Gakkai and the Priesthood of Nichiren Shōshū culminated in early 1990s in exchange of various accusations and in disagreement about basic doctrinal issues ... attributed by the Priesthood to "one person" the High Priest while attributed by the Sōka Gakkai to ordinary people, The Priesthood's demand for "Absolute faith and Strict ... between the two sides after the Priesthood excommunicated the Sōka Gakkai in 1991 ...