Invitation to Happiness

A program inviting you on a journey to true happiness, answering life's deepest questions such as the meaning of life, life after death, relationships and world peace. Introducing the teachings of Global Visionary Ryuho Okawa.

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Ep 1: Meaning of Life's Problem

summaryWhy do we encounter problems and obstacles in life? Do they have a purpose or do they happen randomly? Discover the divine will in life.

Why do we encounter problems and obstacles in life? Do they have a purpose or do they happen randomly? Discover the divine will in life.

Ep 2: Spiritual Influences Behin...

summaryIs there any connection between negative spiritual influences with substance abuse, addiction and domestic violence in the family? Find out the spiritual reasons behind these issues.

Is there any connection between negative spiritual influences with substance abuse, addiction and domestic violence in the family? Find out the spiritual reasons behind these issues.

Ep 3: How to Achieve True Success

summaryWe all chase dreams, goals and success. But what is the true definition of success and how can we achieve it? Find out how to achieve success and peace at the same time.

We all chase dreams, goals and success. But what is the true definition of success and how can we achieve it? Find out how to achieve success and peace at the same time.

Ep 4: Conquer Cancer

summaryHow can we conquer cancer? Is there a mindset that can conquer cancer and is it attainable for everyone?

How can we conquer cancer? Is there a mindset that can conquer cancer and is it attainable for everyone?

Ep 5: Overcoming Religious Confl...

summaryReligious conflicts are a continued issue that causes major concern and confusion in our world today. What are the fundamental issues and how can we overcome them with peace for all?

Religious conflicts are a continued issue that causes major concern and confusion in our world today. What are the fundamental issues and how can we overcome them with peace for all?

Ep 6: Spiritual Truth Behind Abo...

summaryWhat happens to these souls? What happens to the souls of those who go through sudden death through early life termination, such as abortion and suicide? Where do these souls go?

What happens to these souls? What happens to the souls of those who go through sudden death through early life termination, such as abortion and suicide? Where do these souls go?

Ep 7: The Mindset to Grow throug...

summaryWhat is the mindset to grow through both success and failure and how can we achieve this?

What is the mindset to grow through both success and failure and how can we achieve this?

Ep 8: God's Justice

summaryIn a world that seems unjust and unfair, how do we know who decides the ultimate justice for humankind?

In a world that seems unjust and unfair, how do we know who decides the ultimate justice for humankind?

Ep 1: The Purpose of Life

summaryWhat if life is like a workbook of problems, and that certain person we just can't get along with was meant to teach you a vital life lesson, or even the purpose of life?

What if life is like a workbook of problems, and that certain person we just can't get along with was meant to teach you a vital life lesson, or even the purpose of life?

Ep 2: Happiness Begins with You

summaryWe often think of happiness as something to search for. But happiness begins with you, every time, and in every single case.

We often think of happiness as something to search for. But happiness begins with you, every time, and in every single case.

Ep 3: Building Your Future

summaryFate and destiny are not set in stone; your future is yours to build. The key to building it is to hold onto your hopes and aspirations for the future.

Fate and destiny are not set in stone; your future is yours to build. The key to building it is to hold onto your hopes and aspirations for the future.

Ep 4: Rid Negative Influences

summaryEvil spirits are just souls of people with a negative mind who have passed on but can't find their way back to heaven. Understand what they are and how to protect yourself.

Evil spirits are just souls of people with a negative mind who have passed on but can't find their way back to heaven. Understand what they are and how to protect yourself.

Ep 5: Life After Death

summaryWhat happens to us all after we pass from this world to the other? Equipping ourselves with this knowledge will help us achieve happiness both in this world and the next.

What happens to us all after we pass from this world to the other? Equipping ourselves with this knowledge will help us achieve happiness both in this world and the next.

Ep 6: World Peace

summaryFifteen years after September 11th, we are still wondering how we can achieve world peace. Can we ever reconcile our differing visions for peace, justice and prosperity?

Fifteen years after September 11th, we are still wondering how we can achieve world peace. Can we ever reconcile our differing visions for peace, justice and prosperity?

Ep 7: The Meaning Behind Illness

summaryWhat if there are reasons aside from the physical reasons for illness? What is the connection or lesson behind illnesses?

What if there are reasons aside from the physical reasons for illness? What is the connection or lesson behind illnesses?

Ep 8: God is Never Silent

summaryA macro perspective on life exploring God's presence amidst the chaos. Can we understand the will of God as people of the planet Earth?

A macro perspective on life exploring God's presence amidst the chaos. Can we understand the will of God as people of the planet Earth?

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Happy Science is a universal religion that unites everyone. We welcome all who wish to improve themselves through the exploration of the Right Mind and daily practice of The Fourfold Path of Love, Wisdom, Self-reflection and Progress. Through self-refinement, members learn to enact positive change in their lives. Imbued with a sense of purpose, our members gain confidence to positively affect society.

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For your convenience, we offer two options:

  1. Register online to receive the Dharma of the Right Mind (digital format) and membership related communications - ($10 donation).
  2. Find a local branch to consult with a minister and receive the Dharma of the Right Mind prayer book. This option is recommended for those seeking to become Devotees.

Become a member

Support

There are many expressions of offerings in Happy Science, such as an offering time, experience or skills. As a non-profit organization, we rely solely on contributions from members (and friends) to fund activities and support our ministers. It is not the quantity that matters, but the quality and attitude of the offering, so we encourage all who appreciate our teachings to consider a showing of gratitude in the form of regular offerings.

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