Hello Everyone! Here’s the latest and final update for our Obon 2020: The Guadalupe Buddhist Church annual Obon Festival is officially postponed for this year. Even in a pandemic, the community of family that we have built in support of the Guadalupe Buddhist Church is strong and active! We’ve also received donations for our White […]

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Dear Members and Friends of Guadalupe Buddhist Church, I hope this letter finds you safe, healthy, and well. Letter writing has become a thing of the past. Instead of an article, I decided to write more of a personal note to you all. During the time of Shinran and Rennyo Shonin, letters were used as […]

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When we say Namu Amida Butsu, The countless Buddhas throughout the ten quarters, Surrounding us a hundredfold, a thousandfold, Rejoice in and protect us. ~Shinran Shonin (Jodo Wasan 110) We are faced with a most stressful situation and it concerns our health. The corona virus is weighing on all our minds. We have to be […]

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“Spring work is going on with joyful enthusiasm” ~John Muir Can you believe that we are entering the third month of 2020 already? Many people cannot believe it is already March. The good news is, Spring is just around the corner and the weather is becoming more agreeable. With the weather being more agreeable, we […]

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“Do not grieve. If I were to live in the world a whole kalpa, our association would still have to end. You cannot find any association which does not end…Therefore, you must know the world is all transient, and meeting certainly implies separation.” ~Last Dharma Words of Shakyamuni Buddha This month is a time of […]

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