Blue Background
845c91b754cfef9aebcb9408f5356b00.png

HAVE FUN WITH THE UW SGI

The University of Waterloo Soka Gakkai International Student Club!

What is the purpose of UW SGI? 

The purpose of our club is to gather members of the University of Waterloo community at large to better understand the principles of Nichiren Daishonin’s Buddhism. The Soka Gakkai International (SGI) is a diverse global community of individuals in 192 countries and territories who practice Nichiren Buddhism. It cherishes the value of peace, culture and education centred on the respect for the dignity of life, and to contribute to the establishment of a peaceful world.

Read more

Individuals of non-Buddhist faith are welcomed and encouraged to join!

Marble Surface

Upcoming Events

  • UWSGI Club Meeting, Fall 2021
    Multiple Dates
    Nov. 03, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Join us on Zoom on Wednesday evening to study Buddhist concepts !
  • UWSGI Club Meeting, Fall 2021
    Multiple Dates
    Oct. 27, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Join us on Zoom on Wednesday evening to study Buddhist concepts !
  • UWSGI Club Meeting, Fall 2021
    Multiple Dates
    Oct. 20, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Join us on Zoom on Wednesday evening to study Buddhist concepts !
  • UWSGI Club Meeting, Fall 2021
    Multiple Dates
    Oct. 06, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Join us on Zoom on Wednesday evening to study Buddhist concepts !
  • UWSGI Club Meeting, Fall 2021
    Multiple Dates
    Sep. 29, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Join us on Zoom on Wednesday evening to study Buddhist concepts !
  • UWSGI Club Meeting, Fall 2021
    Multiple Dates
    Sep. 22, 2021, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Join us on Zoom on Wednesday evening to study Buddhist concepts !
Marble Surface

JOIN US!

Fall 2021 Schedule:

September 15 (Welcoming meeting)

September 22 (Wed): Changing Poison into Medicine
September 29 (Wed): Rissho Ankoku- Securing Peace for the People
October 6 (Wed): The Ten Factors of Life
October 13 (Reading week, no meeting)
October 20 (Wed): The meaning of Nam-myoho-renge-kyo
October 27 (Wed): Life and Death
November 3 (Wed): Shakubuku: Sharing the Essential Teaching of Buddhism
November 10 (Wed): The Simultaneity of Cause and Effect
November 17 (Wed): The Middle Way
November 24 (Wed): The Oneness of Mentor and Disciple
December 1 (Wed): Creating Value

December 8 (Last club meeting, casual)

Working from Home

Find us on Instagram... 

Our Blog

Marble Surface

GET IN TOUCH

Thanks for submitting!