Moiliili Spring Seminar: “Mind-Body Naikan Therapy” (Honolulu)

Moiliili Hongwanji Mission Presents a Spring Seminar “Mind-Body Naikan Therapy: A way of self-discovery and self-renewal” with Rev. Mari Sengoku, Ph.D. Director of Mind-Body Naikan Center Registration Fee: $10 (light refreshments included). Please RSVP to Moiliili Hongwanji at (808) 949-1659 or mhm@moiliilihongwanji.org by March 10, 2019 For more information, see...

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Spring Higan

“Higan” means “the other shore.” It is an abbreviation for “to-higan,” meaning “reaching the other shore (of Nirvana).” During the vernal and autumnal equinoxes when days and nights are of equal length, temples conduct Higan services that encourage us to meditate on the harmony of nature and devote ourselves to...

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130th Anniversary of HHMH Observed

The Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii celebrates its 130th anniversary in 2019! The observance is set for the Sunday closest to Hongwanji Day, which honors the Rev. Soryu Kagahi, the first Jodo Shinshu minister who came to Hawaii from Japan in March, 1889 to propagate the faith among the Japanese...

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Welcome YESS Campers sign

YESS Camp 36

YESS (Young Enthusiastic Shinshu Seekers) Camp is a camp held every Spring for any youth ages 13-23 who are interested in Buddhism and growing deeper in the Dharma. This year camp will be held on February 16-18, 2019 at Camp Kokokahi on the island of Oahu. Organized by the Honpa...

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2019 Living Treasures of Hawai’i™ Recognition Luncheon

Following the conclusion of the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii’s annual Legislative Assembly, delegates and other guests will gather at the Hilton Hawaiian Village in Waikiki for the 2019 Living Treasures of Hawai’i™ Recognition Luncheon. The awards recognize the individuals’ personal and professional achievements and their contributions to the community. We...

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107th HHMH Legislative Assembly (Giseikai)

Jodo Shinshu ministers and lay delegates from temples throughout Hawaii will assemble February 8-9, 2019 at the Hawaii Betsuin temple for Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii’s 2019 Legislative Assembly, or Giseikai. The assembly provides an opportunity to attend services together, learn from each others’ experiences, hear from the Bishop and...

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