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December 2019 Headquarters Update now available

See the December 2019 Headquarters Update for the following articles: Bishop’s Corner (including teachings on how our sangha can grow) Condolences 45th Annual Living Treasures of Hawaii Recognition (February 8) Lives Remembered: A Tribute to the Fallen of Pearl Harbor Hawaii Betsuin hosts Mary Foster Remembrance and Appreciation Service BWA...

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November 2019 Headquarters Update now available

See the November 2019 Headquarters Update for the following articles: Bishop’s Corner: Introducing the Next 5-Year Theme and Slogans Change of the Governing Board of Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-Ha Condolences 2020 Legislative Assembly Annual Appreciation Gathering for Retired Ministers and Their Spouses Wailuku Hongwanji Mission 120th Anniversary Kauai District 130th Commemorative...

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October 2019 Headquarters Update now available

See the October 2019 Headquarters Update for the following articles: Bishop’s Corner: A Humble Reflection in Our 130th Anniversary Year in Hawaii Hawaii Version of His Eminence Gomonshu Kojun Ohtani’s “Watashitachi no Chikai" or “Our Pledge” Condolences: Mr. Gordon C. Cockett, Mr. Barry K. Taniguchi Ministerial Assignments: Rev. Joshin Kamuro,...

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HHMH 130th Anniversary commemorative photo frame for social media w/ Rev. Baba (photo courtesy Puna Hongwanji)

Honpa Hongwanji in Hawaii celebrates 130th anniversary at Hilo Betsuin’s Sangha Hall (photos)

Hawaii Island Hongwanji members and friends gathered at Hilo Betsuin’s Sangha Hall on Saturday and Sunday, October 12-13, to commemorate the 130th anniversary of the Honpa Hongwanji Buddhist organization in Hawaii. Saturday’s program featured a series of presentations on the history of Hongwanji and Japanese immigrants in Hawaii as well...

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