Green Fair at Hawaii Betsuin

To kick off Earth Week, Hawaii Betsuin will hold a Green Fair in its Social Hall after a 9:30 a.m. Family Service on April 15, 2018. Affiliated organizations will present interactive exhibits and activities to promote environmental awareness and earth-friendly practices. For more information, see http://hawaiibetsuin.org/event/green-fair-04-15-2018/.

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Hawaii Betsuin Earth Day Service (Honolulu)

Earth Day Service With guest speaker Manulani Aluli Meyer Manulani Aluli Meyer is a scholar-practitioner coming home after 25 years in Hilo and 5 years in Aotearoa, New Zealand. She is world-wide Indigenous scholar dedicated to expanding views of knowledge to better address the needs of our time. She earned...

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Buddhism in the Age of the Refugee, a talk by Dr. Jeff Wilson

Buddhism in the Age of the Refugee Confronting the Effects of War, Climate Change, Homelessness and Other Displacements Sunday, April 29, 2018 2:00 PM Mystical Rose Oratory, Chaminade University (see map) Dr. Jeff Wilson Professor of Religious Studies and East Asian Studies at Renison University College, Waterloo, Ontario This year,...

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Forum on American Buddhism

Forum on American Buddhism: Re-Invention or Re-Discovery? Speakers: Prof. Jeff Wilson, Prof. George Tanabe; Moderator: Rev. Kevin Kuniyuki Thursday 6-8 p.m., 1 session, May 17, BSC Classroom What is “American Buddhism” today and where is it going? Does a new form of Buddhism need to be re-invented for acceptance in...

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Rev. Dr. Nobuo Haneda Joint Seminar (day 2)

Joint Buddhist seminar sponsored by Higashi Honganji and Honpa Hongwanji: Shakyamuni Buddha and Shinran: Buddhism as the Teaching of Self-Examination with Rev. Dr. Nobuo Haneda, Maida Center of Buddhism Shakyamuni (ca. 469-380 BC), the founder of Buddhism and Shinran (1173-1262) lived in their respective social and religious environments. Their teachings...

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Rev. Dr. Nobuo Haneda Joint Seminar (day 1)

Joint Buddhist seminar sponsored by Higashi Honganji and Honpa Hongwanji: Shakyamuni Buddha and Shinran: Buddhism as the Teaching of Self-Examination with Rev. Dr. Nobuo Haneda, Maida Center of Buddhism Shakyamuni (ca. 469-380 BC), the founder of Buddhism and Shinran (1173-1262) lived in their respective social and religious environments. Their teachings...

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Taste of Hongwanji and Spring Bazaar (Honolulu)

Join Hawaii Betsuin and other Honolulu District temples for the 2018 Taste of Hongwanji and Spring Bazaar! Enjoy the rummage sale, “ono-kine” food, KC Waffle Dogs, information booths, fresh fruits and vegetables, entertainment, plant sale, bake shop, shave ice, and more.   Limited parking on Lusitana St. side of the...

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