Welcome to the Hawaii Betsuin. Please join us in exploring the boundless wisdom and compassion of Amida Buddha.

Upcoming Services & Events

May
5
Thu
6:00 pm PBA Class of 2016 Baccalaureate ... @ Hawaii Betsuin main hall
PBA Class of 2016 Baccalaureate ... @ Hawaii Betsuin main hall
May 5 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
PBA Class of 2016 Baccalaureate Service @ Hawaii Betsuin main hall | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Pacific Buddhist Academy graduation is coming up. As usual, the Baccalaureate Service will be held at Hawaii Betsuin main temple hall with a reception to follow in the Social Hall. Commencement is the following day,[...]
May
6
Fri
5:00 pm PBA Commencement at JCCH @ Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii
PBA Commencement at JCCH @ Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii
May 6 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
PBA Commencement at JCCH @ Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
Pacific Buddhist Academy commencement will be in the Manoa Grand Ballroom of the Japanese Cultural Center of Hawaii. It begins at 5:00 PM and lei giving will be at approximately 6:30 PM. About PBA »
May
8
Sun
all-day Sunday Services @ Hawaii Betsuin
Sunday Services @ Hawaii Betsuin
May 8 all-day
Sunday Services @ Hawaii Betsuin | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
8:00 a.m. – Japanese Language Service 9:00 a.m. – Dharma School Service (Annex temple) 10:00 a.m. – Adult English Service (main hall) 1:00 p.m. – Japanese Language Service Occasionally we hold combined Dharma School &[...]
8:30 am Mother’s Day Breakfast @ Social Hall
Mother’s Day Breakfast @ Social Hall
May 8 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Mother's Day Breakfast @ Social Hall
In honor of mothers and our fabulous BWA ladies, everyone’s invited to our 2016 Mother’s Day breakfast! A crew of men on the board and other volunteers, coordinated by immediate past president Arthur Nakagawa, will[...]
9:00 am Meditation / Quiet Sitting @ temple lounge
Meditation / Quiet Sitting @ temple lounge
May 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:30 am
Join us Sunday mornings for quiet sitting meditation.
May
11
Wed
7:00 pm Meditation / Quiet Sitting @ Annex Temple
Meditation / Quiet Sitting @ Annex Temple
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us Wednesday evenings for quiet sitting meditation.
May
14
Sat
7:00 pm Gotan-e evening service @ Hawaii Betsuin
Gotan-e evening service @ Hawaii Betsuin
May 14 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Gotan-e evening service @ Hawaii Betsuin | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
The Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin cordially invites its members and friends to attend Gotan-E services to commemorate the birth of our founder, Shinran Shonin. Two English-language services are scheduled; one on Saturday, May 14, 2016[...]
May
15
Sun
all-day Gotan-e (9:30 a.m. combined Engl... @ Hawaii Betsuin
Gotan-e (9:30 a.m. combined Engl... @ Hawaii Betsuin
May 15 all-day
Gotan-e (9:30 a.m. combined English service) @ Hawaii Betsuin | Honolulu | Hawaii | United States
The Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin cordially invites its members and friends to attend Gotan-E services to commemorate the birth of our founder, Shinran Shonin. Two English-language services are scheduled; one on Saturday, May 14, 2016[...]