Cancelled – Coffee Meet Up 3/21

10 am – Saturday – March 21st – At Forza Coffee Lincoln Heights Shopping Center, 2829 E 29th Ave, Spokane. Join Temple Board & Minister Assistant members at Forza Coffee on 29th in Lincoln Heights for an informal chat. They have food, tea and mimozas. Look for us in one of the back meeting rooms. All […]

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Cancelled – Spring Ohigan Service 3/15

Ohigan Service Sunday – March 15, 2020 – 10:30 AM Ohigan honors the Buddhist notion of crossing over to the Other Shore (i.e., Enlightenment), away from This Shore of impermanence, stress and dissatisfaction, and is traditionally observed during the Spring and Fall equinoxes, because the weather is more pleasant and people have more time to […]

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Is Buddhism A Religion? 3/9

Come Support Sensei Melissa Opel who is speaking at the South Hill Library, 3324 S. Perry St. Monday, March 9, 2020, 6:30 – 7:30pm “Is Buddhism A Religion?” This talk is part of the City Library’s Religions & Philosophies Series. Reverend Melissa Opel from the Spokane Buddhist Temple will discuss whether Buddhism is a religion or not […]

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Shoshinge Chanting Meditation 3/8

Join Sensei Melissa Opel in chanting the Shoshinge, one of the most important chants for Shin Buddhists. Here is an article about the Shoshinge written by Rev. Marvin Harada:An Introduction to the ShoshingeThe Shoshinge was written by Shinran Shonin, as a portion of his much larger work, the Kyogyoshinsho. The Shoshinge appears at the end […]

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Buddha & Beer 3/4

Join Sensei Melissa Opel for a casual conversation about Buddhism. Benniditos Brew Pub, 1909 W. Sprague, Spokane They have pizza and other food items for sale. 6:00 PM

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Volunteer How To 3/1

Right after the 10:30 am Sangha Service, stay upstairs to hear about the many volunteer opportunities at the Temple, including helping out with services by: Bringing flowers & riceRinging the Kansho (bell)Greeting at the Front DoorReading the Short MeditationBeing the MCEtc.

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Coffee Meet Up 2/15

10 am – Saturday – February 15th – At Forza Coffee Lincoln Heights Shopping Center, 2829 E 29th Ave, Spokane. Join Temple Board & Minister Assistant members at Forza Coffee on 29th in Lincoln Heights for an informal chat. All are welcome!

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Discover Buddhism 2/12

Discover Buddhism class 6 pm on Wednesday 2/12 Come discuss various aspects of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism, led by a Ministers Assistant. No prior knowledge of Buddhism is needed and all are welcome!

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Volunteer How To 2/2

Right after the 10:30 am Sangha Service, stay upstairs to hear about the many volunteer opportunities at the Temple, including helping out with services by: Bringing flowers & riceRinging the Kansho (bell)Greeting at the Front DoorReading the Short MeditationBeing the MCEtc.

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Hoonko Service 1/19

With Rev. Tatsuya Aoki, Bishop, Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada Shinran Shonin’s Memorial Service SUNDAY – JANUARY  19th –  10:30 AM SERVICE Followed by a Lunch PotLuck Hoon-ko commemorates the death of the founder of Shin Buddhism, Shinran Shonin. This holiday is observed in early January from the 9th to the 16th. This holiday […]

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