130th Anniversary of HHMH Observed

Event details

  • Sunday | March 3, 2019
  • All Day

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 laborers on the sugar plantations.