Calendar of Events

Meditation Classes
Sundays: 10:30 a.m. for Beginners, 11 a.m. - 12 noon - All others
Tuesdays: 6:30 p.m.
September 21, Friday: International Day of Peace
(1) Peace Day Program for Eleele School Students only - 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
(2) Evening Peace program - Open to the Public - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (Download here)
(3) Spark Matsunaga, "Warrior Poet of Peace" (Download here)
(4) Pledge for Peace (Download here)

September 23, Sunday: Autumn Higan Service, 10 a.m.

December 2, Sunday: Islandwide Bodhi Day Service, 9:20 a.m. Hosted by Soto Zen, at the Social Hall. Guest speaker TBA, public welcomed.

Last week in December (tbd) : Mochi Making Traditional Japanese rice-cakes for the New Year.

December 31: Ringing of Temple Bell, 11:30 p.m. Ring out the old, ring in the new!

Fukushima Ondo
at 2014 Bon Dance

This local signature dance traces its origins to Fukushima prefecture in Japan.

In this 24-minute video, Gerald Hirata opens the dance with a welcoming address. Shariraimon Sutra by Rev. Kokuzo, and taiko performed by Taiko Kauai.


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