Please join us on Sunday, January 12, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. for our Hoonko Service (Founder’s Memorial Service. Guest speaker will be Rev. Kerry Kiyohara of Makawao Hongwanji Buddhist Temple. An informative background of Hoonko from Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Temple…. Shinran Shonin (1173-1262), the founder of our Jodo Shinshu tradition, passed away on January 16,
Happy New Year! Please join us on Sunday, January 5, 2020 for our weekly Sunday Service at 9:00 a.m. The Dharma Message is “Morning Drive” by Rev. Satoshi “Ka‘imipono” Tomioka.
Please join us for the last service of the year on December 31, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. for our New Year’s Eve service. Then join us for the first service of the year on January 1, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. for our New Year’s Day service. Please be safe and hope to see you at
Please join us for the last Sunday Service of the year. Rev. Satoshi “Ka’imipono” Tomioka’s message will be “The Ultimate Acceptance: Just Come as You Are”. Service will be on Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Hope to see you there.
Please join us on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Guest speaker will be Richard Solie. After temple servicce the Puna Hongwanji Buddhist Temple Dharma School will be hosting a gingerbread house making activity. Please bring your children or grandchildren to temple to join in on the fun.
On Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Puna Hongwanji Buddhist Temple at 9:00 a.m. will be our Bodhi Day Service. The Bodhi Day Service will commemorate Buddha’s Enlightenment. Our guest speaker will be Karen Maedo. Her message will be “Bodhi Day through Music”.
There will be no service at Puna Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on Sunday, December 1, 2019. Please join us at Hilo Meishoin, 97 Olona Street, Hilo. We will be having a Big Island Buddhist Federation (BIBF) joint service commemorating Buddha’s Enlightenment (Bodhi Day). Service starts at 9:00 a.m. We will be back at Puna Hongwanji Buddhist
During the Eitaikyo Sangha Memorial Special Service we will honor four of our distinguished sangha members on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Family and friends please join us as we honor these members who have made great contributions to our temple and serves as role models to our members. In 2019 we will
Please join us on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. for our Eitaikyo Sangha Memorial Special Service. Dharma message will be delivered by Rev. Satoshi “Ka’imipono” Tomioka. Rev. Tomioka’s message will be “Remembrance”. This service is dedicated to the memory of those beloved family members who have passed away. We show our gratitude also
Join us this Sunday, October 27, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. for our Sunday Family Service. Sunday’s message will be delivered by Rev. Satoshi Ka’imipono Tomioka. Rev. Tomioka’s dharma mesage will be “You Are Someone Special in Amida’s Embrace.” After the temple service around 10:00 a.m. a request is being made to line up to participate