“When foolish beings of delusion and defilement awaken shinjin, They realize that birth-and-death is itself nirvana; Without fail they reach the land of immeasurable light And universally guide sentient beings to enlightenment.” CWS p72 This verse is from Shoshinge composed by Shinran and included in
The push to build a replacement for the Betsuin’s aging Education Building has received a big boost: a $2 million matching pledge supported by the Takeo and Miyoko Yuki family. All donations through the end of the year to the Dharma Center project will be
Inspired by the past and looking to the future, the San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin is officially launching a new building project designed to serve the Sangha for many years to come. The goal of “Generations. Our Legacy” is to create the Dharma Center –
First, I would like to express my gratitude to all of you who prepared and attended the welcome party for my parents’ visit at the end of July. We were very happy to see all of you at the service and party! We are able
Hopefully as you read this the Betsuin will have reopened. There will still be precautions and protocols to follow that will help keep everyone safe. Over the past year and a half we have been taking steps to make the facilities of the temple safe
Well, it finally happened to me. I had my email address “hacked” and an email was sent to those on my contact list. The email said that I would like to ask for a favor from them and it was sent from my email address.