Let’s shout our love (Nembutsu) in the center of the Hondo!!

by Rimban Katsuya Kusunoki

In Japan March is the end of the school year and fiscal year. Everything restarts in April. So, spring is the season when people experience parting from friends and meeting with new friends. Parting with and meeting with people are conditions of Love. Don’t you think so? Do you still remember the feeling of love, or are you still in love? I remember I made a lot of mistakes in Love. Love is blind! I was so nervous when I told about my love to a lady who I deeply loved.

Let’s think about a general love story where one person tells their feelings to another.
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“The Truth of Impermanence: The Core of Buddhism” with Dr. Nobuo Haneda

On Sunday May 5th, following our after service activities Dr. Haneda will be delivering a talk about impermanence and its place within Buddhism. He will share his message in the temple dining room and will start around 12:15. He will be available until about 2:15 to share, discuss and answer questions for our Sangha members.

Please come and experience this interesting and engaging topic!

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Book Study Group postponed until September 7

The Study Group will has been postponed until Saturday September 6, for a continuing discussion of American Sutra by Duncan Williams.
9:30am – socializing/set-up
10:00am – formal session begins

Meetings take place in the Memorial Hall Chapel Feel free to bring a sack lunch and stay afterwards for discussion. This is a free program hosted by the Seattle Betsuin. Feel free to come out and share your thoughts.