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.
We recognize our Cub Scout and Girl Scout troops. After service, the Scouts helped color 2019 calendars for the retirement home seniors.
We celebrated the Year of the Dog at our annual Shinnnen Enkai.
A number of VHBT members attended the Winter Pacific Seminar at Orange County Buddhist Church. The theme was The Nembutsu in the World; The World of Nembutsu, and featured two keynote speakers: Rev. Tetsuo Unno & Rev. Dr. Mark Unno. Winter Pacific Seminar Flyer
Our winter season clean-up of the temple.
VHBT received a generous $7,000 grant from Keiro’s Grants Program to support the tuition of a Patient Advocacy position which will enhance the quality of services provided to older adults from the community both within and around the temple. The Grant was initiated through the Senior Outreach Program with the assistance of H. Agustin Arsendiga… Read More »
Our ABA and Temple installed their Executive Board.
We opened 2018 with our New Years Service.
We had our annual Pet Memorial service today, where we took the time to remember those special members of our family with whom we have shared great joy throughout the years.
Last Sunday we recognized the members of our temple’s Cub Pack and Girl Scouts, as well as a few members from other troops who were here as our guests for Scout Sunday.