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Special Services & Events Workshop

| September 8, 2012

The Buddhist Education Committee will be presenting a two-part workshop on our temple’s special services and events: Part 1: Buddhist Holidays and Religious Services Friday, September 21, 2012, 7:30 PM Part 2: Temple Traditions & Non-Religious Services Friday, October 26, 2012, 7:30 PM Learn about the religious meaning behind our Buddhist holidays and their accompanying… Read More »

Fall Ohigan

| September 12, 2011

Hello All, This Sunday we will observe the Fall Ohigan. Here’s a little background: Higan (彼岸) is a Buddhist holiday exclusively celebrated in Japan during both the Spring and Autumnal Equinox. It is observed by nearly every Buddhist sect in Japan. The tradition extends from mild weather that occurs during the time of equinoxes, though… Read More »