BWA News: January 2017

Published January 10, 2017 by

This item appeared in the January 2017 issue of The White Way, newsletter of Moiliili Hongwanji. For more photos, display page 7 of that issue. We were delighted to welcome […]

Impermanence and Interdependence

Published January 8, 2017 by
two parents with a little girl in beteween walk hand in hand down a garden path

  “When we truly know that all things are impermanent and our lives are interdependent with others, we begin to understand that we cannot take for granted the gift of […]

My New Year Aspiration

Published January 1, 2017 by

I will try to be grateful for this moment, aspiring to see the world as-it-is, not as-I-want-it-to-be, so that I may alleviate suffering for all beings. I will try to […]

Every Day is Thanksgiving

Published November 24, 2016 by

As Jōdo Shinshū Buddhists, we strive to truly understand our absolute dependence upon other people and all forms of life to sustain our own lives. Only by awakening to the […]

Zen Garden Meditation

Published January 30, 2016 by

Sit quietly, breathe mindfully, contemplate the Zen garden Expand your vision to perceive the entire image Ignore the toes in the lower righthand corner Smile Share your smile with everyone you […]