Online Sunday service from the State Ministers Association

During the statewide stay-at-home order due to the coronavirus outbreak, the HHMH State Ministers Association will continue sharing a weekly service via YouTube on Sundays at 10 a.m. Please visit and subscribe to the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/honpahongwanjimissionofhawaii Tentative Schedule (Speakers are subject to change.) From...

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CANCELED – HBC Buddha Day Service

About Buddha Day Buddha Day (Hanamatsuri / Flower Festival) commemorates the birth of Siddhartha Gautama in Lumbini Garden. Temples hold Buddha Day services on or near this date. Services often featuring a hanamido, a miniature floral altar with a figure of the baby Buddha. Attendees use a dipping cup to...

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Fall Prevention Workshop (Honolulu)

Fall Prevention Workshop OPEN TO THE PUBLIC The Hawaii Betsuin temple invites all those interested for a humorous afternoon talking & laughing about “Aging Isn’t for Sissies” Stan Michaels, the Department of Health (DOH) senior fall prevention specialist will be in our house. His irreverent and humorous program has been...

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Bodhi Day

This is the day to commemorate Sakyamuni Buddha’s attainment of Awakening under the Bodhi tree. The day signifies the dawn of humanity’s universal emancipation from suffering and unawareness. Temples hold special services on or near this date, sometimes joining with sanghas (temple communities) of other traditions.

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