Photo Gallery - 2014

Soba Prep

Soba Prep

Members of the VHBT Buddhist Women’s Buddhist Association prepare soba for the Joya-e (Year End) Service. From Soba Prep. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 1/11/2015 (6 items) Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher 2

Central Cal Jr. YBL Conference

Central Cal Jr. YBL Conference

The Venice Jr. YBA travel to Fresno Buddhist Temple for the annual Central Cal Jr. YBL Conference. The theme of this year’s conference was “The Only Constant is Change” From 2014 Central Cal Jr. YBL Conference. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 11/11/2014 (23 items) Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher 2

Halloween Party

Halloween Party

The VHBT Dharma School holds its annual Halloween party. From 2014 Halloween Party. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 10/28/2014 (66 items) Rev. George Matsubayashi drops in. Pin the Bones on the Skeleton Hot potato Teen costumes Day After Halloween The Nanny Mr. Inside Out Totoro Where’s Waldo? Mary Poppins Snoopy, AKA Joe Cool …read more

Sangha Teens Installation

Sangha Teens Installation

The 2015 Sangha Teen officers were installed in a ceremony during this morning’s Dharma School service. From Sangha Teens Installation. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 10/27/2014 (3 items) Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher 2

2014 FBWA Conference

2014 FBWA Conference

2014 Federation of Buddhist Womens Associations/Southern District Buddhist Conference/Southern District Dharma School Teachers League conference. The theme of the conference was Sharing our Life Stories as Buddhists, and included speakers from other Buddhist traditions in addition to Jodo Shinshu. From 2014 FBWA/SDBC/SDDSTL conferences. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 10/12/2014 (33 items) FBWA President …read more

Dharma School Installation

Dharma School Installation

The Dharma School staff was installed during this morning’s service. Afterwards, everyone enjoyed a luncheon at California Pizza Kitchen in Marina del Rey. From 2014 Dharma School Installation & Luncheon. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 10/06/2014 (29 items) Picking names for the door prizes. Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher 2

Fall Cleanup

Fall Cleanup

Thank you to all of the temple organizations for helping out at the temple’s fall clean-up. From Fall Cleanup 2014. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 10/05/2014 (24 items) Our new librarian hard at work. "Out damn spot!" Not Lady MacBeth, but our Temple President.. Time to eat. Generated by Facebook Photo Fetcher 2

2014 Fall Ohigan

2014 Fall Ohigan

The Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple held its Fall Ohigan service on Sunday, Sept. 14. From 2014 Fall Ohigan. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 9/20/2014 (20 items) Rev. Nobuo Miyaji of Gardena Buddhist Church presents the Dharma message. The incoming officers of the VHBT Jr. YBA are installed. Temple President Emily Kariya serves as …read more

Sundae Sunday

Sundae Sunday

A new Dharma School term begins with our traditional Sundae Sunday service. From Sundae Sunday. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 9/09/2014 (18 items) Reverand Miyaji invites the Dharma School students forward to have a closer look at t… Rev. Miyaji points out a characteristic on the onaijin that is unique to Jodo Shinshu… …read more

Southern District Jr YBL Conference

Southern District Jr YBL Conference

Members of the Venice Jr. YBA attended the annual SD Jr. YBL Conference in Costa Mesa over Labor Day weekend. The conference was hosted this year by Orange County Buddhist Church, and was open to other chapters outside of Southern District. Also attending were delegates from San Francisco, Sacramento, and a very large contingent from …read more