PEACE SYMPOSIUMS

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Choose Life: Toynbee-Ikeda Dialogue (2012)

Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Chennai

December 1, 2012 IIT Madras, Chennai The lush green campus of IIT Madras was an appropriate setting on 1 December 2012 to mark the 40th anniversary of the dialogue between Arnold. J. Toynbee and SGI President Daisaku Ikeda, the two world thinkers and promoters of ecological sustainability and peace.The audience included members of the Indian … Continue reading “Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Chennai”

Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Kolkata

December 17, 2012 Kala Kunj, Kolkata Choose Life is the ananda mantra for peace, declared Bharati Mukherjee, ex-vice chancellor of Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata, at the peace symposium organised at Kala Kunj, Kolkata, on 17 December 2012.Prof. Mukherjee emphasized that peace today is possible not in the scientific and technological world but “in the ethical … Continue reading “Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Kolkata”

Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Mumbai

November 24, 2012 Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) Convention Centre, Mumbai The world today needs to focus on GNW (Gross National Welfare) and not on GDP, declared Tasneem Zakaria Mehta, Managing Trustee and Honorary Director, Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum, Mumbai, at the Choose Life peace symposium held at the TISS Convention Centre on … Continue reading “Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Mumbai”

Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Haryana

October 28, 2012 Soka Bodhi Tree Garden, Haryana At the Peace Symposium, ‘Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Choose Life: Toynbee-Ikeda Dialogue’ held on 28 October 2012 at the Soka Bodhi Tree Garden in Haryana, eminent speakers called for a new code for humanity, a spiritual thinking that will ensure peace in the world.Forty years ago, … Continue reading “Symposium on SGI President Daisaku Ikeda’s 2012 Peace Proposal Held in Haryana”