Posts Tagged ‘ Zenshuji Soto Mission ’

2018 / Little Tokyo: Zenshuji temple to present 60th annual Obon Carnival, July 7, 8

The 60th Zenshuji Obon Carnival – July 7 & 8, 2018, 11:00AM – 8:00PM Obon Service, July 7, 8 at 1:30PM Zenshuji Soto Mission 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 624-8658    www.zenshuji.org Zenshuji Obon Carnival is coming soon. This is the temple’s biggest fundraiser of the year. Programs will include: Bon...
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2018 / Little Tokyo: Zenshuji Temple to screen documentary “Buddhist” Jan. 21

Zenshuji Soto Mission 123 S Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Sunday, January 21, 5:00pm Free admission Film screening: “Buddhist” Japanese with English subtitles A new documentary featuring six Buddhist monks, which the film follows across Japan and around the world over two years. One of the monks the film shows is Rev. Issho...
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2017 / Little Tokyo: Learn to Dance Awa Odori at Zenshuji Temple, July 30

Awa Odori

Learn to Dance Awa Odori at Zenshuji on Sunday, July 30 at 2:00pm From children to adults, anyone can enjoy Awa Odori. Come join us for this special one day event and learn what make this make this dance so much fun. Location: Zenshuji Soto Mission, 123 S Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012...
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2017 / Bon Odori at Zenshuji Obon Carnival, July 8-9

Zenshuji Obon Carnival 2017

July 8, 9 / Sat, Sun Zenshuji Soto Mission 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 Open: 11:00AM, Close: 8:00PM www.zenshuji.org Saturday, July 8 1:30 PM  OBON Service 3:00 PM  Talent Show 4:00 PM  Katatataki Music Hand by Dr. Kaneko 4:30 PM  Japanese Folk Dance Hoshun-Kai 5:00 PM   Ryukyukoku Matsuri DaikoLos Angeles Branch...
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2017 / Zenshuji Temple in Little Tokyo / Live Noh stage, Jan. 16

Forwarded for Zesnhuji Temple in Little Tokyo We are happy to announce that we are starting a new year with new events; 1)  There will be a dedication ceremony of Noh and Tsuzumi to pray for disaster victims and reconstruction in Japan on Monday, January 16th, 2017. It is Martin Luther King Jr. Day....
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2016 / Uniting Latino and Japanese communities event over 1st Street Bridge, Sept. 10

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Forwarded for Zenshuji Soto Mission Cross That Bridge Bridging Communities by Walking Across the 1st Street Bridge 9:30 AM at Self Help Graphics & Art, 1300 East 1st Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033 10:30 AM, Walk the 1st Street Bridge 11:00 AM at Zenshuji Soto Mission, 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012.  ...
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Zen master Dr. Wako Kato’s bio

Dr Wako Kato

Dr. Wako Kazumitsu Kato is Professor Emeritus of California State University Los Angeles and Professor Emeritus of Nagoya University of Foreign Studies in Japan. Dr.  Kato is an ordained Zen monk, and served at Zenshuji Soto Mission since 1963. He was chief priest of Fuganji in Nara, Japan. He has written at least 8 books,...
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2015 / Four Thursdays’ evening for Introduction to Zen Meditation lecture from Aug 6

Introduction to Zen Meditation

Rev. Shumyo Kojima of Zenshuji Soto Mission will be offering an Introduction to Zen Meditation lecture series starting on August 6 in English. It will be four Thursday evenings from 7:15 pm to 8:30 pm. Rev. Kojima would like to focus on individuals and their zazen postures, so the class will be limited to...
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2015 / Japanese style summer festival: Zenshuji Obon Carnival, July 11, 12

  Zenshuji Obon Carnival July 11, 12, 2015, 11 am – 8 pm Zenshuji Soto Mission 123 South Hewitt Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 (213) 624-8658 www.zenshuji.org Use Metro Gold Line, Exit Little Tokyo/ Arts District Station Cultural Activities: Bon Odori, Tea Ceremony, Flower Arrangement Eat & Shop: Farmer’s Market, Produce/Flowers, Food & Drinks,...
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