Rev. John’s 10th Anniversary

Rev. John's 10th Anniversary

We celebrate Rev. John Iwohara’s 10th year anniversary as Resident Minister of the Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple.

A Brief Report on Volunteer Activities in Japan, August 2011

A Brief Report on Volunteer Activities in Japan, August 2011

The Tohoku Disaster Volunteer Center is located at the Sendai Betsuin. Volunteer activities begin with a brief orientation at 5:00p.m. which includes a tour of the facilities. Classrooms for the now unused pre-school serve as the sleeping quarters. Because the Volunteer Center is a converted pre-school, all the furniture and accommodations are too small. There …read more