Los Angeles Hompa Hongwanji Buddhist Temple 本派本願寺羅府別院  (NISHI BETSUIN)

- COVID-19 info- 

April. 18th, 2021: Nishi has resumed having the in-person Hoji (memorial service) at Wisteria Chapel for up to 10 ppl and to observe the inurnment service at Nokotsudo for up to 6 ppl. The funeral is being conducted at Nishi's parking lot for up to 50 ppl at maximum. Please call for making your schedule at  Nishi Office, 1-213-680-9130.


If you would like to attend the online service, please email NishiDharmaCenter@gmail.com to obtain the zoom link. 



June 13th to 27th, 2021: Obon Silent Auction


Buying starts at 9 AM on June 13th up to at 8 PM on June 27th.


Auction Website:


SIlent Auction 2.pdf
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- DST Paso Almonds- 

May. 10th, 2021: For the Nishi Temple Fundraiser, the Dharma School Teachers are taking pre-orders for Paso Almonds. TO ORDER, please see the order form.


DST Paso Almonds_order form by June, 26th
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- BCA Dial Dharma - 

June. 18th, 2021: BCA Bishop Marvin Harada (English) "The Hero of The Larger Sutra", Rev. Joshin Kuwahara @ Berkeley Buddhist Temple (Japanese) / Call at 1-800-817-7918 & push 1 (Eng)/ 2 (Jpn) 

- BCA Music Committee - 

May. 23rd, 2021: Bon Odori and Taiko Online Webinar resources

2021 BCA Music Bon Odori Online Webinar
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- Jiho - 

May. 13th, 2021: The online Jiho for May - June 2021 issue is now available in English & Japanese