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.

 

 

July 2019

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>>July Kaiho (Bussei Script)

>> July Grid Calendar

  • July 7, Sunday
    Family/Shotsuki Service, 10 a.m.
    BWA Mtg., 11:45
    Odori Practice, 11 a.m.

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

  • 11th, Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH
    BOD Mtg., 6:45 p.m.
    Odori Practice, 7 p.m.

  • 13th, Saturday
    BTSD/VFW Bingo, 6 p.m.

  • 14th, Sunday
    Family Service, 10 a.m.
    Odori Practice, 11 a.m.
    Taiko, 1 p.m.

  • 17th, Wednesday
    Crafts, 10 a.m., DR
    Minyo, Noon
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m.
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH

  • 18th Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH
    Odori Practice, 7 p.m.

  • 20th Saturday
    Koto, 9:30 a.m., SH

  • 21st Sunday
    No Service at Temple Today
    Temple Clean Up, 9 - 11 a.m.
    Odori Practice, 11 a.m.
    Taiko, 1 p.m.

  • 24th Wednesday
    Minyo, Noon, SH
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m., AH
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH

  • 25th Thursday
    Tai Chi, 10 a.m., AH
    Odori Practice, 7 p.m.
    Activities Meeting, 7 p.m.

  • 27th Saturday
    BEC Lecture, Rev. Fujimoto, 2 p.m.,
    Odori Parking Lot Set-Up, 5 p.m.

  • 28th Sunday
    Hatsubon Service, 2 p.m.
    Bon Odori, 5 p.m.
    No Intro to Buddhism Today

  • 31st Wednesday
    Minyo, Noon, SH
    Taiko, 6:30 p.m., AH
    Buddhism 1-2-3, 7 p.m., SH


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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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