Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii – Triple Celebration – Buddhist Education Series

What is the Triple Celebration?

  • 850th Anniversary of Shinran Shonin’s Birth
  • 800th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Jodo Shinshu Teaching
  • 135th Anniversary of the Honpa Hongwanji

On Saturday, September 7, 2024 and Sunday, September 8, 2024 will be the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii Triple Celebration at the Ala Moana Hotel.

For more information to register for the event and the hotel, please click on the following link.  https://hongwanjihawaii.com/triple-celebration/

Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii Online Buddhist Education Series January 2024 – August 2024

Triple Celebration - Online Buddhist Education Series 2024The sessions will be delivered online via Zoom.  To receive the Zoom link, please register once at the following link: https://forms.gle/yrJngUNBFRqARfWN6

 

In 2024 you will be able to participate online in the the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii Triple Celebration Online Buddhist Education Series.Triple Celebration - Online Buddhist Education Jan-Feb-Mar 2024

JANUARY 2024 – MARCH 2024 SERIES:

January 13* – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon – Institute of Buddhist Studies – Rev. Dr. David Matsumoto – What is Mahayana Buddhism and What is Pure Land Buddhism?
***Please note that due to unforeseen circumstances, the two sessions in January have been combined into one day.  Two topics will be discussed in this one session.***

February 3, 2024 2:00 p.m. – Ryukoku Univeristy – Professor Mitsuya Dake – Development of Jodo Shinshu in Japan and Hawaii Part 1

February 17, 2024 2:00 p.m. – Ryukoku Univeristy – Professor Mitsuya Dake – Development of Jodo Shinshu in Japan and Hawaii Part 2

March 16, 2024 – 2:00 pm – Ryukoku University – Professor Eisho Nasu – Significance of Establishment of Jodo Shinshu Tradition

APRIL 2024 – JULY 2024 SERIES – Kyogyoshinsho:  Essence of Jodo Shinshu:

Triple Celebration - Online Buddhist Education Apr-Jul 2024

April 13, 2024 10:00 a.m. – Rev. Dr. Mutsumi Wondra – Kyo:  Teaching – The Three Pure Land Sutras & the purport of the Larger Sutra.

May 18, 2024 10:00 a.m. – Rev. Yuki Sugahara – Gyo:  Practice – Nembutsu – Hearing what the Buddhas Enjoy

June 22, 2024 10:00 a.m. – Rev. Kiyonobu Kuwahara – Shin:  Entrusting Heart – What Shinjin is & its connection with the Nembutsu

July 20, 2024 10:00 a.m. – Rev. Henry Adams – Sho:  Realization – What it means to be born in the Pure Land and how we attain it?

 

Triple Celebration - Online Buddhist Education Aug 2024

AUGUST 2024

August 24, 2024 2:00 p.m. – Rev. Gene Sekiya – The world is waiting for Buddhism and Shinran Shonin:  Joy of the Nembutsu.

For more information or additional questions, please email triple.celebration@honpahi.org.

***Please note these are subject to change so, please visit our website or social media pages for updates.***