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2016 / Bon Odori in Southern California, Jun. 11 – Aug. 14

Obon Festival and Bonodori at Japanese Buddhist temples + June 11 (Saturday) Arizona Obon Festival: 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm, Bonodori at 6:45 pm at Arizona Buddhist Temple in Phoenix + June 18- 19, Sun Valley Obon Festival: Saturday, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm, Bonodori at 7:00 pm; Sunday, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm,...
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2016 / Okinawa Assn hosts annual Picnic and Bon Dance July 17

Forwarded for the Okinawa Association of America On Sunday, July 17, 10:30AM ~ 4PM, the Okinawa Association of America  will host its Annual Members Picnic at Whittier Narrows Park in South El Monte. Featuring live entertainment, kids’ games and races, raffle drawings, and Bon dancing, it’s a perfect place for reunions or a Sunday...
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2013 / Music Center to host Japanese festival dance night, Aug 23

Dance Downtown 2013 Aug 23 Music Center

As a series of Friday night events under the umbrella of DanceDowntown, the Music Center will present an Ondo/Bon evening on August 23.  The presenter is encouraging all attendees to wear their Ondo best as they join in the traditional Japanese festival dances alongside live drummers.  This is a free event and often people...
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2013 / Buddhist church in Santa Barbara to hold “Obon” festival, July 20

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  After a 24 year hiatus, the Buddhist Church of Santa Barbara is resurrecting the Obon festival on Saturday, July 20. Santa Barbara Obon Celebration Saturday, July 20 Buddhist Church of Santa Barbara 1015 East Montecito Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103 (805) 483-5948, obon@buddhistchurchofsantabarbra.org  Cultural Performance and Demonstration in the Social Hall 1:00 –...
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2013 / Buddhist temple in Pasadena to hold “Obon” festival, July 13, 14

Bon Odori Ondo Dancing Yukata Logo

  Pasadena Buddhist Temple Obon Festival  Saturday, July 13, 4:00 – 9:00 pm Sunday, July 14, 4:00 – 8:30 pm Bon odori dancing begins at 6:30 each evening.   Taiko Performance at 7:00 each night:      Saturday – Matsuri Taiko      Sunday – Chikara Taiko (Centenary Church)   Pasadena Buddhist Temple 1993 Glen...
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2013 / Buddhist temple in Oxnard to hold “Obon” festival, July 13

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    The Oxnard Buddhist Temple welcomes will hold the Obon Festival on Saturday, July 13 from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Bon dance will start at 6:00 pm and run until 9:00 pm. Oxnard Buddhist Temple 250 South H Street,  Oxnard, CA 93030 (805) 483-5948   Click the below link for more details:...
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2013 / Buddhist temple near USC to hold “Bon Odori” and service, July 6, from 7 – 10 pm

20130706 Senshin Sento Shogon

  Senshin Buddhist Temple 1311 West 37th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90007 (323) 731-4617 www.senshintemple.org Saturday, July 6 7 – 9 pm,    Bon Odori dancing 8:30 pm,    raffle Drawing 9:30 pm,    Service & 1000 memorial lamps lighting                    Meal offering 10:00 pm,  Horaku performance – featuring Kinnara Taiko and other                    
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2013 / Orange County Buddhist Church to hold Obon Festival, June 29, 30

Bon Odori Ondo Dancing Yukata Logo

  Orange County Buddhist Church usually holds its Obon Festival in July, but this year its Obon festival will be held on June 29, 30 due to the schedule of the new social hall construction. Obon Festival Orange County Buddhist Church Saturday, June 29, 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm Sunday, June 30, 2:00 pm...
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2013 / Ford Theatres to present Japanese folk dance lesson, June 17

20130613 Ondo Christine Inouye

  Ford Theatres will present Japanese folk dance lesson on Monday, June 17 at 7:00 pm at Ford Amphitheatre as a part of Ford J.A.M Sessions. Admission free. Immerse yourself in Japanese culture with ondo dancing taught by Christine Inouye and Japanese folk fusion ensemble Minyo Station. Rooted in Japanese folk music, ondo today...
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