BSC Summer Session with Rev. Kiyonobu Kuwahara

Event details

  • Monday | August 12, 2019 to Friday | August 16, 2019
  • All Day
  • Buddhist Study Center
    1436 University Ave
    Honolulu, HI 96822
  • (808) 973-6555

Guest speaker for the 2019 BSC Summer Session is Rev. Kiyonobu Kuwahara of the Jodo Shinshu Center and Berkeley Buddhist Temple, Buddhist Churches of America.

Theme: Jodo Shinshu in Everyday Life

The series of lectures and discussions will take place each weekday evening during the week. More details to come.

(Photo: Video still from a Japanese-language dharma talk at the Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple.)


BSC Summer Session 2018 group photo - participants gather in front of the altar
Group photo from the 2018 Summer Session

Summer Session held its first classes in 1974 with Dr. Alfred Bloom and Dr. Mokusen Miyuki. For over 40 years, distinguished teachers including Dr. Taitetsu Unno, Rev. Gyomay Kubose, Dr. George Tanabe, Prof. Takamaro Shigaraki, Dr. Mark Unno, Rev. Ruth Tabrah, Dr. David Matsumoto, Rev. Marvin Harada, Rev. William Masuda have shared their knowledge and perspectives on Buddhism through this program.