Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple   (NISHI BETSUIN)

 If you would like to attend online services ex.) Sunday Service,

please email NishiDharmaCenter@gmail.com to obtain the zoom link. 


Jan 9th, 2022: The talent show "BCA JAMS" hosted by Center of Buddhist Education is on the livestream. From LAHHBT, ABA Sonic plays their performance at 48:35. Don't miss it!!

- Jiho - 

Jan 9th, 2022: The New Year issue of Jihos are available!!

- Hongwanji Hoonko Service, Kyoto-

Jan. 8th, 2022: The Hoonko Hoyo, which is the Memorial Service for Master Shinran, is being observed from Jan. 9th to 16th (at local time in Japan). You can observe this special service virtually on the Hongwanji website with https://www.hongwanji.or.jp/news/cat5/001390.html.

Here is the program and schedule.

- Regarding the new surge of Omicron variants - 

Jan. 1st, 2022: Due to the new surge of Omicron variants of COVID, temporarily Nishi Betsuin limits people flow. For example, Sunday service will be online and some Buddhism classes will be so as well. This operation is going to be kept during this wave. Please stay safe. In Gassho

- Nishi BWA Application Form for 2022-

Dec. 8th, 2021

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- 2022 Memorial Service Schedule - 

Dec. 1st, 2021: The 2022 Hoji-Memorial Service Schedule is available. You can refer to this calendar to figure out what year cycle you are in. 

2022 Hoji-Memorial Service Schedule
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- BCA Dial Dharma - 

Nov. 17th, 2021: BCA Bishop Marvin Harada "Zen Master Dogen" (English), Rev. Nakata @ Fresno Betsuin Buddhist Temple (Japanese) / Call at 1-800-817-7918 & push 1 (Eng)/ 2 (Jpn) 

- Online Dharma course presented by Rev. Dr. K. Tanaka - 

Nov. 4th, 2021: Rev. Dr. Kenneth Tanaka is about to start his new online course targeting the new to Shin Buddhism. If you're interested in his class, please download and read the attached document. 

Online Course on Shin Buddhism.pdf
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