Sunday
Aug302015

Temple News for September 2015

Temple News for September

 1.     The temple extends our deepest condolences to the Kawahira family on the passing of Mrs. Misao Kawahira on August 26, 2015 at the age of 90. Funeral date will be announced via the temple telephone message system, and will also be on the temple website calendar.

2.     The temple has been working on a Men’s Toban list, similar to how the BWA operates, so that everyone can share the work at temple events. The toban list will be listed below.

 

Upcoming Major Events

 1.     Sunday, September 13, 2015. Autumn Ohigan and September Shotsuki Service and Grandparents day observance. This will also be Dharma School Registration day.

2.     Sunday, September 20, 2015. BWA will be holding a luncheon for temple Seniors. Please see the BWA article for details.

3.     Sunday, September 27, 2015. Temple Tri Tip Fundraiser. Please do your best to sell tickets to your friends and family members to support the temple.

Acknowledgements:

The temple would like to thank the following companies for donations of flowers for the Kayo Club Flower booth at the Salinas Obon Festival: Bay Breeze, Central Coast Greenhouse, Green Valley Floral, Kuramura Nursery. Tashiro Nursery, & Yamashita Flower Farm. Thank you to Pacific Pride for allowing use of their packing house for making the bouquets. Thank you also to Matsui Nursery and Altman Plants for orchid and plant donations.

お寺のニュース

川平ミサヲ様が去る8月26日にご往生されました。ご遺族様へ仏教会より深く哀悼の意を表します。葬儀は9月5日(土)の予定ですが、後ほど電話連絡いたします。

仏教会ではこのほど男性の当番制度を計画しました。別紙を参考してください。

9月13日は祥月法要と秋季彼岸会です。また同時にダルマスクールの始業です。

9月20日は、婦人会がシニアの方々のために昼食会を催します。詳しくは婦人会ニュースをご覧下さい。

9月27日はトライテップセールです。仏教会の募金運動ですから、出来るだけ前売り券を売ってください。

感謝録。お盆祭りの歌謡クラブが受け持ちました花店へご寄付いただきました。ベイブリーズ、セントラルコーストグリーンハウス、グリーンバレー、倉村ナーサリー、田代ナーサリー、山下フラワー、松井ナーサリー、アルトマンプランツ。またブーケー作りにご協力いただいたパシフィックプライド様。

 

Saturday
Aug082015

Furutani Memorial Lecture Series

Saturday
Aug082015

August News

Temple News August 2015

  1. Thank you to all temple members and friends for helping at the 2015 Obon Festival on July 26! Your tremendous support made this event possible. Thank you very much.
  2. Our deepest condolences to the family of Mrs. Martha Wakayama, who passed away on July 24, 2015. Funeral service will be held at the Buddhist Temple of Salinas on August 1, 2015 at 2 PM.
  3. On August 9, 2015, the temple will have a special Rennyo Shonin Memorial Service in conjunction with the August Shotsuki Family service. Guest Speaker is Reverend Professor Toshikawasu  Arai, from Japan. Directly following the service, the temple will have box lunch luncheon. The event will be funded by the Furutani Memorial Fund, established in memory of temple member Shoichi Furutani (3/31/1947-6/6/1977.) Proceeds from the service will be donated to the BCA Zaidan Fund, which supports training of new BCA ministers. 

 

Saturday
Jul182015

Buddhist Temple of Salinas Obon Festival, Sunday July 26, 2015

Saturday
Jul182015

July news

Temple News July 2015

1.     Congratulations to Kaylin Megumi Gilbert, daughter of Nancy Gilbert, granddaughter of Hisako Dairokuno, for being selected by the BCA Youth Exchange Selection Committee as one of the 15 delegates representing the Buddhist Churches of America on a summer trip to Japan. The group will depart for Japan on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 and return on July 23, 2015. We hope she has a wonderful trip!

2.     On July 12, 2015 (Sunday), 9 AM, there will be Obon Service at Garden of Memories. At 10 AM, there will be Obon Service at Yamato Cemetery. At 11 AM, there will be Obon service and July Shotsuki Family Service at the Buddhist Temple of Salinas.  The Guest Speaker is Rev. Brian Nagata of Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai of Berkeley.

3.     Obon Booth Construction begins Monday, July 20, 2015.  Full details will be on the Obon Work Schedule. Please come to help.

4.     Obon Food preparation begins Friday, July 24, and continues up to Obon Sunday. Any and all help is appreciated. If you have family members or friends who can come out to help, please encourage them to come. We need as many hands as possible.

5.     Obon Festival, July 26, 2015. This is our most important fundraiser of the year, and opportunity to open the temple to our community. Please ask all your friends to attend.

Upcoming Event

On August 9, 2015, the temple will have a special Rennyo Shonin Memorial Service in conjunction with the August Shotsuki Family service. Guest Speaker is Reverend Professor Toshikawasu  Arai, from Japan. Directly following the service, the temple will have box lunch luncheon, followed by lecture in English and Japanese by Rev. Professor Arai. The event will be funded by the Furutani Memorial Fund, established in memory of temple member Shoichi Furutani (3/31/1947-6/6/1977.) Proceeds from the service will be donated to the BCA Zaidan Fund, which supports training of new BCA ministers. More details will follow, but please save the date and plan to attend this special event.

お寺のニュース

7月12日(日)は初盆及び祥月法要です。朝9時からメモリガーデン、10時から大和墓地で墓参りをして、法要は11時からです。仏教伝道協会の永田ブライアン先生をお迎えしています。

7月20日(月)からいよいよお盆祭りの準備です。舞台櫓やブースの建設が始まります。皆さまのご奉仕をよろしく御願いします。

お盆の食品の準備は24日金曜から日曜まで大忙しです。たくさんの援助を御願いします。日曜日は特に忙しい日です。お友達を誘って御出で下さい。

8月9日(日)は蓮如忌、祥月法要です。講師は大阪の相愛大学教授、新井俊一先生です。法要は10時から、日英両語の法話を頂きます。おときのあとで午後1時より、古谷氏基金による一般公開の特別講演をしていただきます。仏教に興味のある若い人々や友人をお誘い下さい。

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