Category Archives: Events

Meditation time change, Sept. programs, fundraiser for women’s shelters

Starting this month, we will have a slightly longer Sunday meditation period; instead of following the Sunday service as it has in the past year, it will happen before the service from 9 to 9:40 a.m. Dharma School (Sunday School for … Continue reading

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White River sponsors Body and Mind Seminar Sept. 16

On Saturday, September 16, White River Buddhist Temple is offering a Body and Mind Seminar, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. Susan Gilkey, M.D. and minister’s assistant at Chicago Buddhist Temple, will offer a two-part session of yoga exercise and meditation. … Continue reading

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Buddhist Women’s Conference returns Sept. 23

After a year’s hiatus, the temple’s almost-annual Women in Buddhism conference is returning September 23, 2017. The theme for the day is “Buddhist Paths: Women’s Choices.” Three outstanding guest presenters have committed to sharing their knowledge and expertise that day: Rev. Carol Himaka, … Continue reading

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Register today for the NW Buddhist women’s conference

Buddhist Women’s Association conference:  October  7-9, 2016 All Buddhists or those interested in learning more about Buddhism are invited to attend the 44th NW Buddhist Women’s Association District Conference on October 7 – 9, 2016  at the Bellevue, WA Westin … Continue reading

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Human Nature within Buddha Nature

Rev. Dr. Kenji Akahoshi, longtime workshop facilitator who spent part of his ministerial orientation period at our temple is presenting a workshop, Human Nature within Buddha Nature: Waking up to a Path of Harmony, August 8-10, 2014 at the Quaker … Continue reading

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Japanese language seminar: 親鸞聖人からのメッセージ – 正信偈に込められた想い

Japanese language seminar, Sat, 9/17/11, 1:30-5PM, with Rev. Kiyonobu Kuwahara. Continue reading

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Sarana Affirmation Service (Kie Shiki)

If you have yet to receive a Buddhist Name (Homyo) please consider taking advantage of an opportunity to participate in a Sarana Affirmation Service (Kie Shiki) at the temple on Sunday, August 7, 2011 at 12:00 noon. The affirmation will … Continue reading

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Walk (in the Rain) for Rice!

Great turnout today at the Walk for Rice from the Seattle Betsuin Buddhist Women’s Association, Camp Fire, and general temple membership. It was wet but we all wore smiles along with our raincoats walking the 2.5-mile loop around Seward Park. … Continue reading

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Walk for Rice is Saturday, June 18

Update 6/17/2011: Just a reminder that Walk for Rice is Saturday morning, June 18 at Seward Park. Registration opens at 8:00 a.m. and the walk starts at 10 a.m. Carpooling is encouraged since there’s little parking at the event. Or, … Continue reading

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Earthquake/tsunami memorial services

Fridays through April 29, 5:30 p.m. at the Seattle Buddhist Church, 1427 S. Main St. You can donate to the earthquake victims fund by sending a check to Seattle Betsuin for “earthquake/tsunami relief.” Funds collected will go to the mother … Continue reading

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