On Sunday, January 17, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. we will be observing one of the six major services of the year, Hoonko (Founder’s Memorial Service). Master Shinran Shonin is the founder of our Shin Buddhism tradition. He passed away on January 16, 1262. “Hoon” means to “repay or return one’s gratitude” and “ko” refers to
Join us on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. on our YouTube page for our Hoonko Eve Service. The service will be live streamed at https://youtu.be/B6TUMDjv8Cg.
Please join us on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. (HST) for our weekly Wednesday evening Zoom service. Rev. Satoshi Kaʻimipono Tomioka will deliver his Dharma Message “Beyond Time and Space”. For 2021 for the Wednesday evening service we have gone into a new format, Zoom. To receive the Zoom link, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join us for our weekly Sunday Service. The Sunday Service will remain live on our Puna Hongwanji Facebook and YouTube pages. January 3, 2021 will be the first Sunday Service of the year. Rev. Satoshi Tomioka will deliver his Dharma Message “Why I Was Born?”. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtQ19ePwF_lwTH0A_hwkIwg Effective January 6, 2021 our Wednesday evening service will
Happy New Year! As we enter 2021 we will have some changes to the way we do things. Effective Wednesday, January 6, 2021 the Wednesday evening service at 7:00 p.m. will be changed to a Zoom format. To request the link please email email@example.com. We will not be able to go back to temple for
Please join us for our last Wednesday evening service of 2020 on December 30, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. The service will be available on our Puna Hongwanji Facebook page and YouTube pages. Be sure to like and subscribe to our pages to get notifications. Rev. Satoshi Tomioka will deliver the Dharma Message “Listening”.
Each year the temples who belong to the Big Island Buddhist Federation (BIBF) take turns to host Hanamatsuri and Bodhi Day Service. This is a time for the BIBF temples to gather and listen to the Dharma together. Unfortunately, this year many things have changed and we cannot gather in the large groups we are
Please join us tonight at 7:00 p.m. for our weekly Wednesday evening online service via our Puna Hongwanji Facebook and YouTube pages. The Dharma Message by Rev. Satoshi Kaʻimipono Tomioka will be “Fallen Leaf”. https://youtube.com/channel/UCtQ19ePwF_lwTH0A_hwkIwg
Please join us on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. for our live streamed Sunday online service. The service can be viewed on our Puna Hongwanji Facebook and YouTube pages. Rev. Satoshi Tomioka will share the Dharma Message “Bodhi Tree”. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCtQ19ePwF_lwTH0A_hwkIwg https://www.facebook.com/PunaHongwanji All are welcome to attend.
Please join us on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. for our weekly Wednesday evening online service. The service is live streamed on our Puna Hongwanji Facebook and YouTube pages. The videos are stored in our video library if you are unable to make the service at 7:00 p.m. The Dharma Message will be