Posts Tagged ‘ Soto Mission ’

American Buddhism Update / Seminar on “Zen and Shin” Buddhism, June 11

Special seminar “Zen and Shin” Buddhism will be presented by Higashi Honganji North America District on Saturday, June11, from 1:00 – 4:30 pm at Higashi Honganji Buddhist Temple, 505 East Third Street, Los Angeles, CA 90013. In this seminar, Bishop Daigaku Remme of Soto Mission, will share his motivation for entering the Buddhist path,...
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Lecture Note: Eastward Movement of Buddhism in the Mid-1950s by Dr. Wako Kato, January 11, 2011

Nibei Japan Study Club Dr Wako Kao

Nibei Foundation Japan Study Club, January 11, 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM Dr. Wako Kato is Professor Emeritus of California State University Los Angeles and Professor Emeritus of  Nagoya University of Foreign Studies in Japan. Dr. Kato was born in 1930 in the outskirts of Nagoya, Japan,  in a Zen temple.  This temple was...
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American-born and Japan-trained Zen monk Appointed as Head of Soto Zen North America

The article is appeared in the Cultural News, 2010 May Issue By Shige Higashi For the first time in 90 years, the Japan-based Soto Zen Mission in North America receives an American-born and non-Japanese monk as head of the organization. Born as David Rumme into a Christian family in Iowa, Daigaku Rumme Roshi, who...
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