Buddhist Church of Sacramento Buddhist Church of Sacramento 
A Jodo Shinshu Temple

 

Welcome to the Buddhist Church of Sacramento.

The Buddhist Church of Sacramento Hongwanji Betsuin and its Sangha (congregation) extend a warm welcome to you to share with us the Dharma (teachings) as taught by Sakyamuni Buddha and expounded by Shinran Shonin.

 

We hope this website will provide a brief picture of the history and affliation of our temple, the religious, educational and social programs offered, and the affiliated and sponsored organizations associated with our Betsuin.  Please join us each Sunday at 9:30am.

 

 

 

 

Things to See and Things to Do:

 

Visit Our facebook Page Here

 

Looking for Sakura Gakuen (the Japanese Language School)?  Click HERE

 

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12/29/15 - Hotel info update for Basketball Tournament:  CLICK HERE

Don't miss out on our Spring Food Festival (Details Below)

02/13 - Jr. YBA Spaghetti Feed 6pm [See Below]
02/14 - Sensei Koichi to speak his Dharma message 9:30am
02/14 - Women of Jodo Shinshu Service at Noon
         Guest Speaker: Yukiko Motoyoshi
                        from the Stockton Buddhist Church
02/15 - Betsuin CLOSED for Presidents' Day
02/16 - Morning OASAJI service 7am
02/21 - Nivana Day Service & Dharma School Open House
02/22 - Dieting for Dollars Class 6pm
02/26 - Movie Night "Shall We Dance?" 7pm
02/28 - Rev. Bob shares the Dharma
02/28 - Last day to Pre-order for Spring Food Festival

03/5-6 - 45th Annual Betsuin Invitational Basketball Tournament
03/06 -   Dharma Service & class              
03/13 -   Dharma Service & class Rev. Bob talks at 9:30a
                   Spring Food Festival 11am - 1pm
03/16 - Morning OASAJI service 7am
03/20 - Spring Ohigan with guest speaker Sensei Koichi 9:30a
03/27 - Dharma Service & class Sensei Keith shares today at 9:30am

 

04/2-3 - Bonsai Sekiyu Kai Show

04/03 - Dharma Service with Rev. Bob 9:30am

04/10 - Hanamatsuri with Rev. Kuwahara, Jodo Shinshu Center, Berkeley

04/16 - Morning OASAJI service 7am

04/17 - Hear Rev. Bob at the Dharma Service 9:30a

04/24 - Dharma Service 9:30am

 

 

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Class Schedule all at 6pm:

                                                  February 08

                                                  February 22

                                                  March 07

                                                  March 21

                                                  April 07

                                                  April 21

 

 

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Click Here for the Pre-Order Form

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45th Annual Tournament

March 5-6, 2016

New Update with Hotel information CLICK HERE

 

 

 

2015golflogo The Sacramento Buddhist Church would like to thank all the participants, donors, and sponsors for making the 2015 Golf Tournament such a success!!!
The weather was perfect for golf as icing on the cake!

We would also like to acknowledge the Golf Committee, their helpers, and Reiko's Kitchen for another fun and outstanding fundraiser for the temple.

See you next year.....IF not before!

See this year's Golf Photos

https://flic.kr/s/aHskfaq6FJ

SBC Tournament Picture 2015


THANK YOU ONE AND ALL FOR ATTENDING OUR

69TH ANNUAL BAZAAR!

WE GREATLY APPRECIATE YOUR PARTICIPATION AND

LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU AGAIN NEXT YEAR

ON AUGUST 13-14, 2016!

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The Sacramento Buddhist Meditation Group interviews Rinban Bob to get his
insights on how Buddhism began in Sacramento and Buddhism in America
in 2013

CLICK HERE to watch interview (51 minutes)

 

 

      

 

 
Do you have a car you want to donate?

Vehicle Donation Program
State of California only

        Free pick up and DMV paperwork
       
Tax-deductible at the vehicle’s selling price
       
Supports the Sacramento Betsuin

To donate vehicles, go to this website:

http://haroldscardonation.com/

And remember to indicate the donation is for

Sacramento Buddhist Church

Thank You!

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Ongoing Programs:


Organ
Are you interested in playing the organ?
Can you already read music?


The Betsuin Legacy Endowment Fund is Proud to Sponsor:

One-on-One Organ Lessons
with an experienced organist


Do you want to hear more about this program?
Contact Rev. Patti:  revpattibetsuin@gmail.com


Please sign up in the office:  916.446.0121



Recent Events:


  

On July 12, 2012, The Land Park News ran a nice historical article about our temple.  CLICK here to read the story

Our very own Girl Scout Troop 569 turned 20 this year.
  See the highlight clip -
Go to video





 Click on the following for non-stop, express lane connections to:

Dharma Messages

Dharma School Attendance Guidelines

Dharma School Service Schedule

Schedule of Services and Dharma School Greeters

Membership Form

Legacy Endowment Fund

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