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.

** Please see the note below concerning services.

 

Lihu‘e Hongwanji Mission

 

Mailing address and location:

3-3556 Kuhio Highway

Lihu‘e, HI  96766

  

Phone:  (808) 245-6262

E-Mail: lihuehongwanjimission@gmail.com

 

Resident Minister:  Shaku Arthur Kaufmann

Church President:  Carol Valentine

 

Calendar of Events

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Please check back frequently as the situation with Coronavirus (COVID-19) changes on a daily basis.  We will post cancellations as we know about them.  Also check on the COVID-19 INFORMATION section and the Kauai Government COVID-19 information section.

 

Please keep the Nembutsu close to heart and mind as nothing can affect the wisdom and compassion of Amida or the working of his vow. 

Namo Amida Butsu

 

For additional information please also check the Honpa Hongwanji website

https://hawaiibetsuin.org/covid19/

 

For other resources please check the following:

CDC, COVID-19 Information

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html 

 

Hawaii State Department of Health

https://health.hawaii.gov/docd/advisories/novel-coronavirus-2019/

 

Kauai Government, COVID-19 information and closures

http://www.kauai.gov/COVID-19

 

Lihue Hongwanji Facebook:

 

https://www.facebook.com/LihueHongwanji

Please note that all services require attendees to wear a mask and have their temperature taken with a non-contact thermometer.  Hand sanitizer is available.  Physical distancing is observed within the temple.

Thank you for your understanding.

 

 OCTOBER    

     

Sun 4

 

9:00 AM    

 

Family Dharma Service

Birthday / Monthly Memorial

Wed 5

 

7:00 PM

 

 

Evening Family Dharma Service (The evening services will be the same as the previous Sunday Service.)

Monthly Memorial for October

Thur 8

7:00 PM

  Board of Directors Meeting (via video conferencing)

Sun 11 

9:00 AM

 

 Family Dharma Service

Sun 18

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

Sun 25

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

 

 NOVEMBER      

     

Sun 1

 

9:00 AM    

 

Family Dharma Service

Birthday / Monthly Memorial

Wed 4

 

7:00 PM

 

 

Evening Family Dharma Service (The evening services will be the same as the previous Sunday Service.)

Monthly Memorial for November

Sun 8

9:00 AM

  Family Dharma Service

Thur 12

7:00 PM

  Board of Directors Meeting (via video conferencing)

Sun 15

9:00 AM

 

 Eitaikyo Service (Sangha Memorial Service)

Sun 22

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

Sun 29

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

       

 

  DECEMBER  

                

 

Sun 6

 

 

9:00AM         

  

 

 

Bodhi Day Service

To be held at LHM; this will not be an island wide service.

Wed 9

 

7:00 PM

 

 

Evening Family Dharma Service 

Monthly Memorial for December

Thur 10

 

7:00 PM

 

 

Board of Directors Meeting

(via videoconference)

Sat 12

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM 

 

Virtual Nembutsu Seminar

Speaker:  Dr. Ken Tanaka

Free but preregistration is required.

 

Sun 13

9:00 AM

 

 Family Dharma Service

Birthday / Monthly Memorial

 

General Membership Meeting

(requesting members to attend)

Sun 20  

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

Sun 27

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

There will be no Care Home Visitations until further notice.

Thank you for your understanding.

 

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 or 245-4543.

 

Members and friends are welcome to accompany the minister at service and visitation outreach.  Please contact Shaku Kaufmann in a timely way.   

 

 

 

Please check on the Kauai Government website for updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19) for Kauai.

http://www.kauai.gov/COVID-19

Please check on the Honpa Hongwanji website for COVID-19 information.

https://hongwanjihawaii.com/blog/2020/03/13/covid19/