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:

 

10/24 -Halloween Party-Haunted House-Costume Contest 6:00pm

10/26 -Sensei Koichi to speak at 9:30 service

 

11/02 -Dharma Service Rev. Bob 9:30

            Japanese Shotsuki Service 11:30

11/09 -Dharma Service with Sydney & Kayla 9:30

11/16 -Hoonko Service-Rev. Furumoto from

             L.A. Senshin Temple 9:30

            Japanese Service 11:30

11/20 -Dr. Ina "The Nikkei Family:  How to improve communications

             and strengthen intergenerational connections" 7pm

11/22 -NC Chicken Throwdown & Fried Rice 6pm Kaikan

11/23 -Dharma Service with Rev. Bob 9:30

11/30 -Sensei Koichi to speak at 9:30 Dharma service

 

11/30 -2015 Basketball Tournament Registration Due

             Register HERE    Tourney Details HERE

   

Visit Our facebook Page Here

 

mochimandarin We are now taking orders for this year's mochi crop!
Deadline to order is December 7, 2014
Pickup your mochi on December 13 from 11:30am to 2:00pm
At 2pm you can drop by the classroom and visit with Rev. Ogui
Scroll down to see the announcement for Rev. Ogui

You can also pickup mochi on December 14 from 9am to 11am

Go to the Mochi Order Form HERE

 

 

Hey Everybody!!!  It's time for our
44th Annual Basketball Tournament on
March 7-8, 2015!!!

CLICK here for the details
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Thank You One and All for coming out to Our 68th Annual Japanese Food and Cultural Bazaar!

 

Our Annual Golf Tournament on August 20th was a swinging success!

The weather cooperated very nicely and it seemed that everyone had a great time.

Thank You to all our Sponsors, Donors and Players  . . . we hope to see you again next year!

 

 

 

 

 

 



RBinterview

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

Please support your local vehicle donation program!

To donate vehicles, contact the Betsuin Office

(916) 446-0121 

car

 

 

   


     



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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