Halloween 2021 Activities Open to the Public – Deadline to Submit is October 15, 2021

Halloween Activities for the young and young at heart We invite all of you to join us in our Halloween activities we have planned for Halloween 2021.  These events are being sponsored by the Puna Hongwanji Events Committee and the Puna Hongwanji Dharma School.  We invite the young and the young at heart to participate

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Peace Day 2021 Various Events (Photo contest, fold a crane, Ring Your Bell for Peace)

PEACE DAY 2021 The International Day of Peace was established by the United Nations in 1981, and since 2001, has been celebrated on September 21.  That date is also recognized as Peace Day in Hawaii, thanks in large part to members of the Hawaii Federation of Junior Young Buddhist Association who successfully advocated for the

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The Three Pure Land Sutras Chanting Marathon – Saturday, August 28, 2021

The Jodo Shinshu International Office (JSIO) will host The Three Pure Land Sutras Chanting Marathon on Saturday, August 28, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. (HST).  This will be a special live-stream event where we will have a rare opportunity to listen to all three pure land sutras chanted in their entirety.  This event

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Summer Dharmathon 2021 – August 23-27, 2021 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

SUMMER DHARMATHON 2021 The Summer Dharmathon is a new program of the Buddhist Study Center (BSC) featuring 10 Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii (HHMH) ministers who will be speaking on the HHMH 2021 theme and slogan: “Building Healthy Sanghas: Nurturing Empathy and Respect”   It will be live streamed from the BSC YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCUWzJg0lcuY5tdIGef9O9HQ. 

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Christmas 2020 Events

“Ugly Christmas Sweater” Participate in our “Ugly Christmas Sweater” activity for the month of December 2020.  We are trying to bring different holiday activities in the comfort of your own home.  Simply take a photo of you wearing your ugly sweater or if you are camera shy just take a photo of your ugly sweater. 

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Halloween Activities – Open to the Public – DUE DATE: FRIDAY,(HST)

HALLOWEEN ACTIVITY #1 Online Vegetable/Fruit Carving Contest #1 Select a category to enter your carving into: ***Spookiest***   ***Most Creative***   ***Beautiful/Cute***   ***Most Organic*** RULES: Must use fruit or vegetable. Must be your own creation. Must not be a previous carved item, needs to be recently carved for this contest. Must not display name of commercial products, companies, or

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