Announcements

Sangha Series #2

| August 16, 2021

We are happy to announce that the second seminar in our Sangha Series, “The Dharma and Coping with COVID-19,” will take place on Tuesday, August 24, at 7:00PM PT. Our guest speaker will be Rev. Candice Shibata, Resident Minister of the Buddhist Church of Stockton.… Read More »

Dads & Grads Service – June 20, 2021

| June 13, 2021

Here is the information for the live streamed Dads & Grads Sunday, June 20, 2021, at 9:30AM PDT. For a meeting invite, please send an email to vhbtlive@gmail.com. Service order (click on link to open PDF document): Tolling of the Kansho San Butsu Ge Golden Chain Gatha: Children in Japan Three Treasures Dharma Message Six… Read More »

Live Virtual Service – June 13, 2021

| June 6, 2021

Here is the information for the live streamed service on Sunday, June 13, 2021, at 9:30AM PDT. For a meeting invite, please send an email to vhbtlive@gmail.com. Service order (click on link to open PDF document): Tolling of the Kansho San Butsu Ge Golden Chain Gatha: Hotoke Sama Three Treasures Dharma Message Six Paramitas Announcements… Read More »

Live Virtual Service – June 6, 2021

| May 30, 2021

Here is the information for the live streamed service on Sunday, June 6, 2021, at 9:30AM PDT. For a meeting invite, please send an email to vhbtlive@gmail.com. Service order (click on link to open PDF document): Tolling of the Kansho San Butsu Ge Golden Chain Gatha: Morning Gatha (verses 1-4) Three Treasures Dharma Message Six… Read More »

2021 VHBT Obon

| May 18, 2021

| General Info | Sponsors | Opportunity Drawing | | Silent Auction | Merchandise Sale | Odori Dancing | | Dharma School Sponsored Obon Activities | | Scavenger Hunt | Take-Away Fundraiser | Donors | General Info This year, we will once again have “Virtual” Obon Festival activities instead our usual Obon Festival activities at… Read More »

Gotanye Service – May 16, 2021

| May 15, 2021

Here is the information for our Gotan-ye service on Sunday, May 16, 2021, at 9:30AM PDT. For a meeting invite, please send an email to vhbtlive@gmail.com. Service order (click on link to open PDF document): Tolling of the Kansho Sambujo Hyobyakumon San Butsu Ge Opening Remarks Gatha: Shinshu Shuka Incense Offering (Oshoko) by Organizations (organization… Read More »

Hearts for Love

| May 14, 2021

Our Sangha folded over 2,000 origami hearts to help bring awareness of racism and hate. The project was led by our Girl Scout Troop 5325, who posted the hearts on this beautiful display in our front door windows.… Read More »