September Schedule

September Schedule

Sunday, September 5, 2021 at 10:00 AM Shotsuki Hoyo Memorial ServiceSunday, September 12,2021 No Services due to Sukiyaki Bento Fund RaiserMonday, September 14, 2021 at 7:00 PM Taiko Drumming ClassSunday, September 19, 2021 at 10:00 AM Dharma ServicSunday, September...

May Services

May Services at the Temple All of Our services are being conducted in person We request that you wear masks and observe social distancing if you attend. Our services with Mark Amaral are posted on Facebook. Check us out on Facebook May 2, 2021 at 10:00 AM Dharma...

Sanbutsuge

https://visaliabuddhistchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/04-Sanbutsuge.mp3 In this gatha Bodhisattva Dharmakara praises the Buddha Avalokesvrarajo and affirms his intention and determination to become a Buddha in order to save all sentient beings. Courtesy of...

Juseige

https://visaliabuddhistchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/03-Juseige.mp3 Juseige or “Three Sacred Vows” expresses determination to work toward enlightenment. Courtesy of Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii...

Sanbujo

https://visaliabuddhistchurch.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/02-Sanbujo.mp3 Sanbujo or “Three Respectful Callings” is used at the beginning of many Jodo Shinshu services. The verses were written by Shan Tao (Zendo in Japanese, 618-681 CE), the fifth master...