These events are not organized by the Hawaii Betsuin but may be of interest to our members and web visitors.
A-bombs Exhibit for Peace at Palolo Hongwanji
October 18-26, 2014
“A-bombs Exhibit for Peace” is organized by Hawai’i Conference of Religions for Peace (HCRP) and presented at Palolo Hongwanji, 1641 Palolo Avenue. Open times are Monday-Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Free admission. This educational exhibition shows not only war related materials from Hiroshima and Nagasaki, but also peace building resources, such as peace posters, peace DVDs screening, students’ peace drawing & poetry, paper cranes folding station & paper crane earrings display, peace books for all ages, and meditation & healing sessions. For more information, including times and speakers for opening and closing ceremonies, see the exhibition website.
Life Lessons from the Tibetan Process of Living and Dying
Saturday, November 8, 2014 8:15 a.m. – 1 p.m.
The Moiliili Hongwanji fall seminar features Dr. Pat Masters. Come and listen to Dr. Masters relate life lessons from The Tibetan Buddhist tradition of living and dying and how we can cultivate awareness in everyday living. She is an ordained Buddhist nun. Registration fee of $10 includes light refreshments & lunch. Call Moiliili Hongwanji at 949-1659 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and register by November 12. Make checks payable to Moiliili Hongwanji Mission.
Embracing Change – The Quantum Mechanics of Buddhism
Saturday, November 22, 2014 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Jikoen Hongwanji Mission presents the Dr. Albert Miyasato Memorial Dharma Session 2014 with speaker Rev. Grant Masami Ikuta. 1731 N. School Street, Honolulu. Rev. Ikuta is currently the resident minister at Steveston Buddhist Temple in British Columbia. For more information and to register, see the Registration Form.