HBC BUDDHA DAY CELEBRATION
April 8th is the birthday of Shakyamuni Buddha. This birthday celebration is known as “Buddha Day” and is also known as “Hanamatsuri”.
The Hawaii Buddhist Council cordially invites everyone to the Buddha Day Service. This year the service will be held at Soto Mission of Hawaii. The guest speaker is Dr. Jay Sakashita, Professor of Religion, Arts and Humanities at Leeward Community College and the University of Hawaii at Manoa.
WHEN: Sunday, April 5, 2015
TIME: 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Soto Mission of Hawaii (1708 Nuuanu Ave., Honolulu, HI 96817)
Guest Speaker: Dr. Jay Sakashita
Parking: Limited, carpooling encouraged
The Hawaii Buddhist Council is comprised of the following Buddhist temples: Higashi Hongwanji Mission, Honpa Hongwanji Mission, Jodo Mission of Hawaii, Koyasan Shingon Mission, Nichiren Mission of Hawaii, Soto Mission of Hawaii and Tendai Mission of Hawaii. It is always nice to get together with fellow Buddhists! Please come and celebrate Buddha’s Birthday!