Dharma School

The Dharma School, for ages Pre-K – 12th grade, provides an enjoyable introduction to Jodo Shinshu Buddhism. Class activities include crafts, skits, parties, games, and more. Classes are taught by volunteer teachers, under the guidance of the Temple minister.

Dharma School year runs from September through June, but we welcome new families to our Temple and Dharma School at any time of the year. To learn more about Dharma School please contact smbtdharmaschool@gmail.com

A Dharma talk for Dharma School Students

Posts about Dharma School

  • Sangha Speaker Hailey La Monte (July 21)
    This Sunday our service will be led by our Sangha members featuring a Dharma Talk by Young Buddhist International Student Exchange participant Hailey La Monte. Schedule(Shoshinge chanting will resume on August 4) 9:00 a.m. Mindfulness Meditation 9:30 a.m. Dharma Service with talk by Hailey La Monte 10:30 a.m. Dharma Discussion To join us for this online Dharma… Read more: Sangha Speaker Hailey La Monte (July 21)
  • Sangha Speaker Juliet Bost Yokoe (July 14)
    This Sunday our service will be led by our Sangha members featuring a Dharma Talk by San Mateo Buddhist Temple Minister’s Assistant Juliet Bost Yokoe. Schedule(Shoshinge chanting will resume on August 4) 9:30 a.m. Dharma Service with talk by Juliet Bost Yokoe 10:30 a.m. Dharma Discussion To join us for this online Dharma Service, CLICK HERE to… Read more: Sangha Speaker Juliet Bost Yokoe (July 14)
  • Michiko’s Childhood Story in Internment Camps and Beyond
    San Mateo Buddhist Temple Member Mrs. Michiko Mukai shares memories of her experiences in the World War II Japanese-American incarceration camps, and how her family returned to San Mateo and rebuilt their life following the war.

Family-Friendly Dharma School Service Sundays at 9:30 a.m.

All are welcome!