The first World Youth Peace General Meeting was held alongside the 20th Soka Gakkai International (SGI) General Meeting on October 14, 1995, the 50th anniversary of the Atomic Bomb. SGI representatives from fifty-five countries and regions around the world participated in this meeting.
The day after the meeting, the members visited the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum. The SGI World Peace Tree was planted in a corner of the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park on this occasion with a prayer for everlasting peace.
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