Here is the information for our Hanamatsuri service on Sunday, April 4, 2021, at 9:30AM PDT. We are pleased to have Rev. Marvin Harada, Bishop of the Buddhist Churches of America, as our guest speaker. To receive a link to the Zoom meeting, please send an email to email@example.com.
Service order (click on link to open PDF document):
- Tolling of the Kansho
- Infant Welcoming
- Kan Moku Ge (offering of sweet tea) by Rev. Kory Quon
- Hanamatsuri Hoyo
- Opening Remarks
- Sutra: San Butsu Ge
- Gatha: Hanamatsuri Kyoshinkyoku
- Kan Moku Ge (offering of sweet tea) & Presentation of Flowers by Organizations
- Cub Scout Pack 79
- Girl Scout Troop 5325
- Dharma School
- Jr. YBA
- Three Treasures
- Introduction of Guest Speaker: Rev. Kory Quon
- Dharma Message: Bishop Harada
- Gatha: In Lumbini’s Garden
- Six Paramitas
- Words of Appreciation from Temple President Jerry Iseda
- Gatha: Farewell
- Closing Benediction
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