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Obon Cemetery Schedule Aug 28 2016

Hello, on August 28 – Obon – the schedule for cemetery visits will be as follows o Strathmore – 9:00 am o Mountain View – 9:45 am o Burnsland – 10:30 am o Eden Brook – 11:00 am o Queens – 1:00 pm o Temple

Temple closed for a few weeks in August, then OBON

Please note that the Temple is CLOSED for a few weeks in August! No Sunday Services on August 14th and 21st. and no Thursday Services during that time.   Then one of our largest Services if the year – OBON, with guest speaker Rev Christina


Obon is a Buddhist observance that was originally observed in Mahayana Buddhist countries, including China, Korea, Japan, and Vietnam. Obon season is a time to express our gratitude to loved ones who have passed on before us. Without them, we would not be who we

Why Should I become a Temple member?

“ASK NOT WHAT THE TEMPLE CAN DO FOR YOU…” Rev. Dean Koyama Recently I had a conversation that centered on the issue of “Why should I join the temple and become a member. This person pointed out that they could take advantage of our Dharma

Buddhism 101 – Meditation – Thursday evenings

You are invited to attend and learn basic Buddhist meditation practices through May and early June. No experience needed. Some discussion, some practicing, easy to learn.   Based on the Buddha’s teaching of the Full Awareness of Breathing. Cost is free, dress is respectful casual.