Upcoming Events

  • The Essence of the Three Pure Land Sutras & How We Chant Them
    Aug 07, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    In Jodo Shinshu, The Three Pure Land Sutras delivered by Shakyamuni Buddha are the scriptures which we rely on as our doctrinal basis. English translations of The Three Pure Land Sutras have been available; and now the romanized liturgical material has been published.
  • Ekoji Buddhist Temple Music and Arts Celebration and FUNdraiser
    Aug 07, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EDT
    Online Event
    Join us Saturday, August 7, 6 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. ET for a music and arts celebration and temple fundraiser featuring the Musical Talents of our Ekoji Sangha, Live Origami Demo and Door Prizes!
  • BCA Obon Video Submission
    Sun, Aug 15
    Online Event
    Aug 15, 1:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    Obon leaders, please submit a video of Obon Dances.
  • BCA Virtual Obon Dance
    Sun, Aug 15
    Online Event
    Aug 15, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    Join us for a Zoom Obon Dance program featuring various temples across the BCA
  • Yoga for Health by Bob Matsueda
    Thu, Aug 19
    Online Event
    Aug 19, 6:30 PM PDT
    Online Event
  • Rennyo's Contribution to Hongwanji Thought
    Aug 21, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM PDT
    Webinar
    In this seminar, we will learn about the life of Rennyo and his propagation methods, which may provide some hints to the American Shinshū community today.
  • Hawaii State Federation of Honpa Hongwanji Lay Associations 58th Annual Convention with speaker Rick Stambul
    Sep 11, 9:15 PM HST – Sep 13, 10:30 AM HST
    Online Event
    Rick Stambul will ask you to be courageous in your thinking – to dare to see a Shin Buddhist path that calls out to you to confront the anti-Asian racism and hate that we find in 21st century America. Exactly how can we use love, and not hate, to confront this racism and elevate ourselves.
  • 74th Annual Northwest District Virtual Convention
    Sep 12, 10:00 AM PDT – Sep 19, 2:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    Join Oregon Buddhist Temple and the other temples within the Northwest District at the Northwest District Convention.
  • BCA Virtual Art Exhibit
    Sun, Sep 19
    Online Event
    Sep 19, 10:00 AM PDT – Sep 26, 10:00 PM PDT
    Online Event
    BCA is hosting an online virtual art exhibit. This is a wonderful chance to share your art with our BCA community. Please click the link below to submit digital photos of your art. Submissions are due by 8/15/21 and will require approval by the committee. Questions: bkmizushima@bcahq.org