"Peace is not some abstract concept. It is a question of how each one of us plants and cultivates the seeds of peace in the reality of daily living, in the depths of our being." --Daisaku Ikeda
Soka Gakkai Gulf Centre named as 'The Peace Room' was inaugurated on February 10, 2011 in a ceremony attended by esteemed guests Dr. Shihab Ghanem, Dr. Ayub Kazim, Dr. Akash Ouchi. On the same day, the Arabic-English version of the book “The World is Yours to Change” was launched.
The vision is to establish a centre for the pursuit of peace through discussion, education and culture.
Volunteers of the SGI Gulf has been actively involved in the activities of the Peace Room ever since the idea was conceived, from short listing books to designing the interiors, placing the books on the shelves etc.
The total number of books in the Library are 176 and increasing. The Centre has been functioning as a reading room / library open to all.