CORONAVIRUS Update: Update as of 03.30.2022

The Betsuin is adhering to the following guidelines and capacity limits.  The office is open regular weekday and weekend hours.

Office Hours & Guidelines

  • Weekday Office Hours
    • Monday through Thursday 8:30am-5:00pm
    • Friday 8:30am-6:00pm
  • Weekend Office Hours
    • Saturday and Sunday 8:30am-4:30pm
  • Masks required

Service/Ceremony Guidelines

  • Sunday services and special holiday services remain virtual for the time being.
  • Offering in person Hondo (Temple) weddings, funerals and memorial services limited to:
    • 100 attendees plus the officiating minister(s) through May 31, 2022
    • 150 attendees plus officiating minister(s) beginning Jun 1, 2022
  • Virtual memorial and funeral services are available or can supplement in person services.
  • No contact receiving lines are recommended.
  • Limited Otoki/Refreshments begin:
    • May 1, 2022 – maximum 100 attendees.
    • June 1, 2022 – maximum 150 attendees.


  • The Nokotsudo is open.
  • You may use your key cards and key fobs to enter without an appointment or advance notice.

Facility Use for all Betsuin and Community Organizations

  • Indoor or outdoor meetings or events allowed.
  • Exercise and Sports can resume Jun 1, 2022.
  • Contact the Betsuin office at , or 408-293-9292 for availability, requirements, and capacity limitations.

Organization Events

  • Follow Betsuin Covid safety requirements and capacity limitations
  • Indoor and outdoor crowd management team is recommended
  • Proof of Covid Vaccination or 72 hour negative Covid test required for volunteers and attendees

To schedule services, facility use or make appointments, office staff can be reached by email ( or by phone (408-293-9292). We’re here to help as much as we can. If we’re not able to answer your phone call, please leave us a message.

The re-opening committee is meeting monthly to review the current pandemic situation and our level of opening.

In Gassho,
Betsuin Office Staff