Welcome and Aloha

Sunday Service


Lihu‘e Hongwanji Mission welcomes you to Sunday Service from 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. at the Lihu‘e Hongwanji Temple, on Kuhio Highway across from the Kapaia Stitchery.


All visitors are welcome.


Lihu‘e Hongwanji Mission

P.O. Box 1248

Lihu‘e, HI  96766


Where we are located:

3-3530 Kuhio Hwy



Phone:  (808) 245-6262

E-Mail:  lihuehong@hawaiiantel.net


Resident Minister:  Rev. Kazunori Takahashi

Church President:  Gail Shibuya


Calendar of Events



Sun 5


 9:00 AM 



Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial

Sun 12


  9:00 AM 

 10:45 AM


 Family Dharma Service

Dharma Discussion

Tues 14

7:30 PM


Board of Directors Meeting

Sun 19

9:00 AM


Family Dharma Service

Sun 26

 9:00 AM


Spring Higan Service

Speaker:  Rev. Toyokazu Hagio  

Rimban (Chief Minister) of Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin



Sun 2



 9:30 AM 




Buddha Day (Hanamatsuri) Service

West Kauai Hongwanji, Hanapepe

Speaker:  Rev. Bert Sumikawa, Moiliili Hongwanji

Sun 9


  9:00 AM 



 Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial

Tues 11

7:30 PM


Board of Directors Meeting

Sun 16

9:00 AM


Family Dharma Service

Sun 23



 9:30 AM




Kauai United BWA Eshinni-Kakushinni Day Service 

Lihue Hongwanji

Speaker:  Carol Valentine

Sat 29



Relay for Life

Hanapepe Stadium

Sun 30

9:00 AM  

Family Dharma Service

Wed  8

  2:30 PM

Regency at Puakea, Service / Visitation

Wed 22   9:00 AM Hale Kupuna Heritage Home Visitation
Tues 28 10:00 AM Wilcox Hospital / Garden Island Health Care, Service / Visitation
Wed 29  9:30 AM Mahelona Hospital / Ext. Care, Service / Visitation


Privacy and confidentiality rights of individuals limit the clergy from visiting persons in medical, residential and care-home facilities without the express request/consent of the family. Our minister is happy to visit members and friends, but by law, such visits require a referral from the family. Please contact Rev. Takahashi at 245-6262 and 245-4543.


Bon Dance 2017

June 9 & 10, 2017