BSC Blog

Buddhist Study Center’s 2017 Summer Session is entitled, “Jodo Shinshu in the Land of Shakyamuni” and features special guest Rev. Sonam Wangdi Bhutia, Head Priest of Kathmandu Hongwanji in Nepal. […]
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YBICSE, or Young Buddhist International Cultural Study Exchange, is a Hongwanji-sponsored educational trip to Japan for young people in 9th grade through age 25. The YBICSE 2017 trip will be […]
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The January-July 2017 class schedule for our Dharma Light Program is now available. Course offerings include introductions to Buddhism as a whole as well as Jodo Shinshu Buddhism specifically, a […]
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Dr. Mark Unno will lecture on “Buddhism, Mindfulness, & Psychotherapy” at the Buddhist Study Center on Saturday, March 25, from 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. The workshop description is as […]
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Honpa Hongwanji Hawaii Betsuin and the Buddhist Study Center are pleased to host a screening of Dalai Lama Awakening at the Buddhist Study Center on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at […]
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Due to the success of our first Jodo Shinshu career development workshop, we are offering a second workshop on Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 9 a.m. – 8 p.m. Ms. […]
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YESS Camp 34 will be held on April 14-16, 2017 at Camp Kokokahi on Oahu, Hawaii. This year’s theme is YESS-topia and the guest speaker will be Rev. Satoshi Tomioka. […]
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Featured Events

Jun
25
Sun
1:00 pm Buddha and Christ: Buddhism in a... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Buddha and Christ: Buddhism in a... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Jun 25 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Buddha and Christ: Buddhism in a Christian Land (Dharma Light) @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Buddha and Christ: Buddhism in a Christian Land Instructor: Rev. Sherman Thompson Sunday afternoons, 4 classes, 1-3 p.m., June 4, 11, 18, 25, BSC Classroom Are Buddhism and Christianity so […]
Jun
26
Mon
6:30 pm The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Jun 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series - Mahayana (Dharma Light) @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series 2. Mahayana Instructor: Dr. George Tanabe Mon, Tues, Wed, Friday evenings, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 sessions, June 26, 27, 28, 30 at BSC […]
Jun
27
Tue
6:30 pm The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series - Mahayana (Dharma Light) @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series 2. Mahayana Instructor: Dr. George Tanabe Mon, Tues, Wed, Friday evenings, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 sessions, June 26, 27, 28, 30 at BSC […]
Jun
28
Wed
6:30 pm The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Jun 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series - Mahayana (Dharma Light) @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series 2. Mahayana Instructor: Dr. George Tanabe Mon, Tues, Wed, Friday evenings, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 sessions, June 26, 27, 28, 30 at BSC […]
Jun
30
Fri
6:30 pm The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Ha... @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
Jun 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series - Mahayana (Dharma Light) @ Buddhist Study Center classroom
The Many Faces of Buddhism in Hawaii Series 2. Mahayana Instructor: Dr. George Tanabe Mon, Tues, Wed, Friday evenings, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 sessions, June 26, 27, 28, 30 at BSC […]