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. Arthur Kaufmann

Church President:  Gail Shibuya


Calendar of Events




Sun 4






 9:30 AM







Five Wishes Service & Seminar

Kapaa Hongwanji Mission

Speaker: Rev.Satoshi Tomioka

Five Wishes Seminar

No service at LHM


Sat 10



8:00 AM




Lonesome Grave Project

Kauai Veterans Cemetery-Hanapepe


Sun 11



 9:00 AM




Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial


Tues 13


7:30 PM



Board of Directors Meeting


Sun 18



9:00 AM




Eitaikyo Service

Speaker: Rev. Arthur Kaufmann



Sun 25

9:00 AM


Family Dharma Service






Sun 2



9:30 AM



Bodhi Day Service

Kauai Soto Zen Temple

Sun 9 



8:00 AM




Temple Clean-up

Lunch provided

General Membership Meeting to follow lunch

Tue 11

7:30 PM


Board of Directors Meeting

Sun 16



9:00 AM    




Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial

Sun 23



No Service

Sun 30



No Service

Mon 31

9:00 PM


New Year's Eve Service

Wed 7

2:30 PM

Regency at Puakea 

Wed 21

9:30 AM

Mahelona Hospital

Tue 27

10:00 AM

Wilcox Hospital / Garden Isle Health Care     

Wed 28

9:00 AM

Hale Kupuna Heritage Home


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. Kaufmann at 245-6262 and 245-4543.