The Nishi Hongwanji Los Angeles Betsuin has been serving Southern California since 1905. It belongs to the Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-ha, one of the largest denominations of the Pure Land stream of Mahayana Buddhism. As a Betsuin, our temple is a direct branch of Nishi Hongwanji-ha in Kyoto, Japan. It is also one of 62 temples affiliated with Nishi Hongwanji in the mainland United States.


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Upcoming Events   |   Calendar

 

Autumn Higan Seminar (open to public)

Date: Saturday, September 20 from 9AM-4PM

Location: LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

Lecturers: Rev. Dr. Shoyo Taniguchi, Former BCA Minister and Rev. Zuikei Taniguchi of Alameda Buddhist Temple

Regustration Fee: $15.00

For more info, please contact office at (213) 680-9130 or info@nishihongwanji-la.org

 

Autumn Higan Service (open to public)

Date: Sunday, September 21 at 10:00AM

Location: LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist temple

Speakers: Rev. Dr. Shoyo Taniguchi of Former BCA Minister (English), Rev. Zuikei Taniguchi of Alameda Buddhist Temple (Japanese) 

 

Sunday Dharma Service (open to public)

Date: Sunday, September 28 at 10:00AM

Location: LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

Speakers: Rimban William Briones (English), Rev. Koho Takata (Japanese)

Followed by Study Class conducted by Rimban William Briones

 

Eshinni/Kakushinni Memorial Service (open to public)

Date: Sunday October 5 at 10:00am

Location: LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

Speaker: Rev. Ryoko Osa (English & Japanese)

 

Sunday Dharma Service (open to public)

Date: Sunday, October 12 at 10:00am

Location: LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

Speaker: Rev. Kaz Nakata (English), Rev. Koho Takata (Japanese)

Followed by Study Class conducted by Rev. Kaz Nakata

 

Sunday Dharma Service (open to public)

Date: Sunday, October 19 at 10:00am

Location: LA Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple

Speaker: Rev. Koho Takata (English), Rev. Kaz Nakata (Japanese)

Followed by Study Class conducted by Rev. Koho Takata

 

Autumn Higan Service (open to public)

Date: Sunday, October 19 at 10:00am

Location: Hollywood Buddhist Temple

Speaker: Rimban William Briones (English)