BWA

The BWA is a social and work group that supports the Temple activities such as otoki, bazaar, picnic, and chicken bento fundraiser. We also support the Dharma School financially. We have a new members party, an annual excursion, and end of year luncheon. Meetings are the first Sunday of the month at 11:30 am. Membership is open to anyone interested in joining.
To learn more about BWA please contact smbtbwa@gmail.com

  • Right Conduct: The Powerful Act of Bowing

    April 18

    The fourth aspect of the Eightfold Path, Right Conduct is to act in a way that is peaceful, kind and compassionate. Joining one’s hands in gassho, bowing, and placing offerings before the Buddha are part of our daily practice of Right Conduct. This week’s Dharma talk will consider how these simple acts have the power to bring peace to the world.

    Schedule
    8:30 a.m. Shoshinge Sofu Chanting
    9:00 a.m. Taiso Morning Exercise
    9:30 a.m. Dharma Service
    10:30 a.m. Dharma Discussion

    To join us for this online Dharma Service, CLICK HERE to sign up for “Live Broadcast of Services”.

  • Right Speech: The Words of Lady Takeko Kujo

    April 4

    The third aspect of the Eightfold Path, Right Speech is to speak honestly and compassionately.  This week we will reflect upon the words of Lady Takeko Kujo who practiced right speech to advocate for the poor and oppressed people of her time.

    Schedule
    8:30 a.m. Shoshinge Sofu Chanting
    9:00 a.m. Taiso Morning Exercise
    9:30 a.m. Dharma Service
    10:30 a.m. Shotsuki Hoyo Monthly Memorial Service

    To join us for this online Dharma Service, CLICK HERE to sign up for “Live Broadcast of Services”.