April 2 9:30 AM Hawaii Buddhist Council’s Annual Buddha Day Service – Hanamatsuri
Sunday Celebrating the birth of Shakyamuni Buddha
Guest Speaker: Dr. George Tanabe
Place: Jodo Mission of Hawaii
Hawaii Buddhist Council (HBC) Buddha Day Food Drive 2017: Please
bring your donation tot he Buddha Day Service. Recommended
non-perishable food items like canned goods, rice spaghetti
ingredients, pasta, corn starch, cooking ingredients, etc.
HBC consists of 7 Buddhist denominations: Nichiren Mission, Soto Mission,
Higashi Hongwanji Mission, Honpa Hongwanji Mission, Jodo Mission
of Hawaii, Koyasan Shingon Mission and Tendai Mission
April 9 10:00 AM Sunday Family Service (Sermon by Rev. Nakano in English and Japanese)
April 12 2 to 3 pm Visitation by Jodo Shu Headquarters Secretary General Bishop Ryoji Toyooka,
Wednesday and Director of Social & Internation Affairs Bishop Shunmyo Sugihara
and Rev. Shoju Nara and Rev. Kojun Ohta will be here to meet our members.
Please come at 1:30 pm if you are able to. Thank you.
April 16 10:00 AM Sunday Service (Sermon by Rev. Narashiba in English)
April 23 10:00 AM Sunday Service (Sermon by Rev. Nakano in English and Japanese)
April 30 10:00 AM Sunday Service; Guest Speakers: Joy Kurihara (Geriatric Nurse practitioner) and
Sunday Patricia Nishimoto (Adult Oncology Clinic Nurse Specialist at Tripler Army
Medical Center) will return for follow-up of March 19 topic of “A Gift
for Your Family: The Importance of Adance Care Planning”
Please bring your parents, grandparents, adult children, friends to this