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 cancellation of services.

 

Lihu‘e Hongwanji Mission

P.O. Box 1248

Lihu‘e, HI  96766

 

Where we are located:

3-3556-A Kuhio Highway

Lihu'e

 

Phone:  (808) 245-6262

E-Mail:  lihuehong@hawaiiantel.net

 

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

 

Please note that all Sunday services and activities at Lihue Hongwanji will be suspended for the months of March and April.

 

  MARCH  

 

    ALL SERVICES AND ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED 

Sun 1

 

9:00 AM

 

 

Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial

 Sun 8

10:00 AM  

 

 Family Dharma Service  

Sun 15

9:00  AM

 

 Family Dharma Service

Sat 21

 

 

 

 

 

9:00 AM -

10:30 AM

 

 

 

Active Shooter Workshop (at LHM)

(Presented by the Kauai Police Department

RSVP requested

POSTPONED AT THE REQUEST OF KAUAI POLICE DEPARTMENT; INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED AS A NEW DATE IS SCHEDULED

Sun 22

 9:00 AM

 

Spring Ohigan Service

Sun 29

 

 

 9:00 AM

 

10:30 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

 

Lihue Buddhist Women's Association Meeting

 

 

 

    APRIL 

 

     ALL SERVICES AND ACTIVITIES ARE CANCELLED 

Sun 5

 

 

 

9:30 AM     

 

  

 

 Buddha Day Service

To be held at Garden Island Mortuary, Lawai

CANCELLED

 

Thur 9

7:00 PM

 

Board of Directors Meeting

Sun 12

 

9:00 AM

 

   Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial

Sun 19     

 

 

 

 

9:30 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Eshinni / Kakushinni Memorial Service

Joint service of Kauai United Hongwanji Buddhist Women's Association

To be held at LHM

Speaker:  Ms. Lois Toyama, Jikoen Temple on Oahu and current BWA Federation president

 CANCELLED

Sun 26

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

 

 

 MAY

   

 CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TO BE MONITORED

PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR FURTHER INFORMATION  

Sun 3

 

9:00 AM     

  

 

Family Dharma Service

Birthday & Monthly Memorial

Sun 10

 

9:00 AM

 

 

 Family Dharma Service

 

Thur 14

7:00 PM

 

Board of Directors Meeting

Sun 17     

9:00 AM

 

 

Family Dharma Service

Sun 24

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

Sun 31

9:00 AM

 

Family Dharma Service

There will be no Care Home Visitations until further notice.

Thank you for your understanding.

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 MARCH      VISITATION SCHEDULE 
Wed 11

2:30 PM

Regency at Puakea, Service/Visitation 

Due to the current outbreak of Coronavirus, this  

has been changed to April 1

Wed 16

9:30 AM

Mahelona Hospital Ext. Care, Service/Visitation

Tues 31

 

10:00 AM

 

Garden Isle Health Care, Service/Visitation    

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 

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 APRIL      VISITATION SCHEDULE 

Wed 1

 

2:30 PM

 

Regency at Puakea, Service/Visitation 

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE 

Wed 15

9:30 AM

Mahelona Hospital Ext. Care, Service/Visitation

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Tues 28

 

10:00 AM

 

Garden Isle Health Care, Service/Visitation

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE     

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 MAY      VISITATION SCHEDULE 
Wed 13

2:30 PM

Regency at Puakea, Service/Visitation

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE   

Wed 20

9:30 AM

Mahelona Hospital Ext. Care, Service/Visitation

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Tues 26

 

10:00 AM

 

Garden Isle Health Care, Service/Visitation  

CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE    

 

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/