Hawaii District Ministers Association – Monthly Online Seminars for 2021

2021 HDMA Monthly SeminarThe Hawaii District Ministers Association (HDMA) will present monthly online seminars via Zoom on Saturdays for 2021.  Register once and you will receive an email invitation for each of the seminars each month.  Although your attendance for all of the seminars is encouraged, you can attend any class that interest you.  The HDMA and Nembutsu seminars will be held July 10, August 14, September 25, October 2, October 9, November 13, and December 11.  Open to the public and registration is free.  https://forms.gle/bQToK62Pi6J2UoD78.  Any questions, please email hawaii.kyogakkai@gmail.com.


July 10, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Spiritual Foundation:  Nembutsu that is true and real.  Rev. Satoshi Ka’imipono Tomioka, Puna Hongwanji Buddhist Temple  Spiritual Foundation Nembutsu that is true and real

August 14, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Relationship between Amida Buddha and Shakyamuni Buddha.  Rev. Masanari Yamagishi, Kamuela Hongwanji Mission

September 25, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. How should Buddhist temple exist as a part of community?  Discussion led by Rev. Shinjin Kawagoe, Papaikou Hongwanji Mission

October 9, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Embracing our Shadow:  Shin Buddhist Wisdom for When Life Gets Difficult.  Rev. Blayne Higa, Kona Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

November 13, 2021 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Learning from the Shoshinge.  Rimban Kazunori Takahashi, Honpa Hongwanji Hilo Betsuin


October 2, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Shin Buddhism and Mental Health.  Rev. Dr. Carmella Javellana Hirano

December 11, 2021 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Ways of Living in Wisdom and Resilience – Footsteps of Some Nembutsu Practicers on the Big Island.  Rev. Tatsuo Muneto, Retired Minister of Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii.


We welcome your donation.  You may donate online by clicking the link below.  Please select “Big Island District”
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Make check payable to “Hawaii District Hongwanji Council” and in the memo section write “HDMA Seminar”.  Please mail check to:
Hawaii District Hongwanji Council
c/o Puna Hongwanji Mission
PO Box 100
Keaau, HI 96749

Any questions, please email hawaii.kyogakkai@gmail.com.