SSA Memorial Prayer Meetings

April coincides with the traditional Chinese period for tomb sweeping, also known as the “Qingming Festival”. On the weekend of April 2 and 3, SSA held a series of 25 memorial prayer meetings at the zone level which saw more than 4,000 SSA members and their families gather at the Headquarters, Tampines Soka Centre, Soka […]more

Wisdom for
Daily Living

May 30, 2016

We are not alone and without friends. We can confidently overcome difficulties and turn everything into impetus towards happiness. When one has a firm conviction of this, one will experience a sense of boundless courage; one will be unafraid of anything. Those who fear nothing are happy people.

- SGI President Daisaku Ikeda Visit HQ KH 001
SSA Hosts Visit by

On April 5, 2016, Mr Iqbal Sanjiman, Assistant Director at, and his team visited SSA Headquarters. The party was hosted by SSA General Director Tay Eng Kiat. After an introduction to the Headquarters premises, the guests toured the Heritage Room where they were introduced to the origins of Nichiren Buddhism, SSA and its movement […]more

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SSA Kicks Off NDP 2016 Preparations

This year, some 500 Young Women Division (YWD) members will partake in a meaningful performance at the National Day Parade (NDP) 2016 in celebration of the nation’s 51st birthday at the National Stadium in the Sports Hub. It will be SSA’s 31st year participation in NDP. On March 30, the Kick-off meeting for NDP 2016 […]more

SPD Outing
An Outing to S.E.A. Aquarium for SPD Senior Citizens

On March 3, 2016, six volunteers from the Soka Volunteers Group (SVG) accompanied 10 elderly clients from SPD@Toa Payoh for a day-tour to the S.E.A. Aquarium located in Resorts World Sentosa. After a safety introduction to the proper use of the wheelchair, each SVG volunteer paired up with a SPD client to begin the afternoon […]more

Who We Are

17 Jun

Singapore Soka Association is a Buddhist association registered in 1972 that promotes the understanding and practice of Nichiren Buddhism. more


The SGI is a global network of Soka-affliated organisations that span 192 countries and territories around the globe.

2016 Peace Proposal

Universal Respect for Human Dignity: The Great Path to Peace

Every year, SGI President Daisaku Ikeda publishes a peace proposal which explores the interrelation between core Buddhist concepts and the diverse challenges global society faces in the effort to realize peace and human security. In addition, he has also made proposals touching on issues such as education reform, the environment, the United Nations and nuclear abolition. more



Blossoms that Scatter

Cherries in bloom that the air raid spread blue sky above them fallen petals jumbled for a background the gutted ruins of reality and the pitiful people who cannot look up to them bitter are their long wanderings the road of parent and child amid the waves of little shacks, flowers in bloom cherry blossoms […]


A Winning Life

474-Tan Ah Kam

Winning Trust and Confidence through Earnest Efforts

2014 marks the 30th anniversary of Tan Ah Kam and her husband’s practice of Nichiren Buddhism. Through their Buddhist practice, they summoned forth the courage to embark on starting a fish stall business in a wet market, though without any prior experience in this business. As fishmongers, their day begins at 4am. Ah Kam’s husband would […]


Feature Article

The Other Person’s Point of View

Appreciative inquiry is the action of asking ourselves if we are letting anything dominate our experiences of interacting with others; asking what has shaped our context, our views of others, how we feel, act or react around certain individuals or groups; how we behave and respond differentially to various individuals or groups for any reasons.


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