BWA

Buddhist Women’s Association (aka, Fujinkai)

BWA Memorial Service

The VHBT BWA held its annual Kisaragi-ki (Lady Takeko Kujo Memorial), Esshinni-sama / Kakushi-sama Memorial, and VHBT Fujinkai Memorial service. Our guest speaker was Rev. Patti Usuki from the San Fernando Valley Hongwanji Buddhist Temple.

BWA Memorial Service Luncheon

On Feb. 13, the VHBT BWA held it’s annual memorial service for past members, as well as a service to honor Lady Takeko Kujo (founder of the BWA), Eshinni-sama (spouse of Shinran Shonin), Kakushinni-sama (daugher of Eshinni-sama and Shinran). The BWA prepared a chirashi luncheon, and delivered lunches to the Keiro members who could not… Read More »

2016 Board Installations

The officers for the temple board, Adult Buddhist Association, and Buddhist Women’s Association, were installed last night. From 2016 Board Installations. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 1/09/2016 (8 items) ABA Board is installed 2016 ABA Board Buddhist Women’s Association board is installed 2016 Buddhist Women’s Association board Temple board is installed Temple board… Read More »

Fujinkai Obon T-Shirt Sale

The Obon Dancer in Training shirt has been a hit over the past couple of obon seasons. Order your own for this year’s obon. Available in black or red, and men’s round-neck & women’s v-neck sizes for $20 plus shipping & handling (USPS). To order, please fill out this order form and send to Roseann… Read More »

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

Buddhist Womens Association Delegates Meeting at WLA Temple

Members of the VHBT Fujinkai help out, as well as participate in, the BWA Delegates meeting held at West Los Angeles Buddhist Temple on Oct. 12, 2013. Photos courtesy of Phyllis Hayashibara. From Buddhist Womens Association Delegates Meeting at WLA Temple. Posted by Venice Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on 12/02/2013 (9 items) Salad by Laura and… Read More »

Buddhist Women’s Association Conference

Members of the Venice Hongwanji Fujinkai attended the 42nd Federation of Buddhist Women’s Association Conference from Oct. 12-14, 2012, at the Doubletree Hilton in San Jose. Photos courtesy of Phyllis Hayashibara