Our roots reach back 2600 years to the historical Buddha in India,
800 years to our founder, Shinran Shonin, in Japan
120 years to
our U.S. national organization,
and 93 years to our start in San Diego. 

We are grateful to all our teachers, past, present, and future.

 

 

June 2019

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>>June Kaiho (Bussei Script)

>> June Grid Calendar

  • June 2, Sunday
    Cultural Bazaar
    No Service Today

  • 5th, Wednesday
    Crafts, 10 a.m., DR
    Minyo, Noon, Rm. 1
    Shigin, 1 p.m., CR
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m., AH
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH
    Bon Odori Planning, 7 p.m., CR

  • 6th, Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH

  • 8th, Saturday
    BTSD/VFW Bingo, 6 p.m.

  • 9th, Sunday
    DS/FS/Shotsuki Service
    with Rev. Duncan Williams
    BTSD Benefit Luncheon, 11:30
    American Sutra Book Talk, 1-2 p.m.

    Jr. YBA Mtg., 11:30 a.m.

  • 10th, Monday
    Ways & Means, 7 p.m.

  • 12th, Wednesday
    Minyo, Noon
    Shigin, 1 p.m., CR
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m.
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH

  • 13th Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH
    JSSDT Beer & Sake Festival
    at the Midway Museum

  • 15th Saturday
    Koto, 9:30 a.m., SH

  • 16th Sunday
    No Service at Temple Today
    Temple Picnic Rohr Park, 10 a.m.

  • 19th Wednesday
    Crafts, 10 a.m., DR
    Minyo, Noon, SH
    Shigin, 1 p.m., CR
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m., AH
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH

  • 20th Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH

  • 23rd Sunday
    Intro to Buddhism, 9 a.m., SH
    Family Service, 10 a.m.

  • 26th Wednesday
    Minyo, Noon, SH
    Shigin, 1 p.m., CR
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m., AH
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH

  • 27th Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH
    Activities Mtg., 7 p.m.

  • 30th Sunday
    Family Service, 10 a.m.
    BTSD Golf Tournament
    at Eastlake CC


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2018 Memorial Day Services in Imperial Valley


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BTSD at the 2018 Pride Parade

 
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Our Temple Taiko Group and other members joined the LGBT Pride Parade on July 14. Resident Minister Kenji Sensei drove the truck! Among  others you'll see see our Minister Assistants Laverne Imori, Noriko Kawai, and Maribeth Smith. Thanks everyone for representing! 


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Congratulations Sangha Members

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The Hanamido, or Flower Altar, April 2018.

The Hanamido, or Flower Altar, April 2018.


College Day: Buddhists from Local Colleges, April 2018.

College Day: Buddhists from Local Colleges, April 2018.


BTSD Dancers at the Cherry Blossom Festival at the Japanese Friendship Garden. March 2018.

BTSD Dancers at the Cherry Blossom Festival at the Japanese Friendship Garden. March 2018.


Women's March, Embarcadero, San Diego. January 2018.

Women's March, Embarcadero, San Diego. January 2018.

Bon Odori at the Japanese Friendship Garden, 2017.

Bon Odori at the Japanese Friendship Garden, 2017.

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