General Conference

2nd General Conference

25 - 30 September B.E. 2495 (1952)
Tokyo, Japan
The conference was held in the same year which Japan had commemorated the 1400th anniversary of the introduction of Buddhism into Japan.  Main discussion of the conference were on World Peace and promote welfare of mankind since all participants were fully aware of the horrors of war, particularly a nuclear holocaust resulted from the World War II.  Moreover, it was agreed with the policy that office bearers should hold their post for a term of four years with the possibility of re-election.