The heat of summer still lingers as we begin to think about the fall. The Summer Olympics are behind us. Lots to
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September Dharma Article Incredibly, September marks the year and half “anniversary” of the COVID-19 pandemic. Back in March of 2020, I could
Hard to believe, but Obon 2021 is in the books! This was only possible because of the tremendous efforts of the Obon
This year our Hatsubon and Obon services were once again observed virtually. We have been away from the temple for such a
Prune and Cultivate G Sakamoto Nine Valley Transit Authority employees were killed on May 26 in a mass shooting in San Jose,
Do you eat rice? I always eat rice which was offered to the Buddha for the Sunday morning service. We called the
The recorded acts of violence against Asians and Pacific Islanders continues to rise. There are many videos documenting these horrific acts. Acts
We are halfway through the year and things are finally starting to look up! We have certainly been in a dark tunnel
May Dharma Article The year seems to be moving right along…pandemic and all. It’s probably just me because I know that I
G Sakamoto “Fear is the path to the dark side … fear leads to anger … anger leads to hatred … hatre