Temple Calendar 2022

...Resuming in-person services and activies as of June 5.  Events and Services may be
    cancelled at any time.  Please call 808-661-0640 to confirm...



JULY 2022

16	LHM		Nishime sale; tickets
17	9:30am	Sunday svc
23	6/7pm	Makawao Hongwanji Obon
24	9:30am	Sunday svc
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt

AUGUST 2022
02		cancel		LHM Obon practice
05,06	cancel		Wailuku Hongwanji Obon
07		cancel		LHM Obon decorations
09		cancel		LHM Obon practice
12,13	6:00pm		Lahaina Hongwanji Hatsubon Svc
			    Obon Dance and concessions cancelled
14		cancel		LHM Obon cleanup
21		9:30am		Memorial svc
22		7:00pm		Maui Hongwanji Council mtg
28		9:30am		Sunday svc
11					Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt
25					Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt

SEPTEMBER 2022
04	9:30am		Memorial svc
11	tba			Sunday svc
16,17			State Hongwanji Lay Conv
18	9:30am		Ohigan/Peace Day svc
21			PEACE DAY
25	tba		Sunday svc.
--			RUMMAGE
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt

OCTOBER 2022

02	tba		Sunday svc
09	9:30am	Memorial svc
16	cancel	Sunday svc (MHM Anniv)
--			MUBWA Fall General Assembly
23	9:30am	Sunday svc

--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt

NOVEMBER 2022
06	9:30am	Memorial svc
13	9:30am	Sunday svc
20	9:30am	Etaikyo svc
21	7:00pm	Maui Council mtg
27	9:30am	Sunday svc
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt

DECEMBER 2022
04	9:30am	Bodhi Day svc
11	9:30am	Sunday svc
18	9:30am	BWA Hoonko/Memorial svc
25	cancel		Sunday svc
31	9:00pm	New Year’s Eve svc
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt
--			Lahaina Jodo Farmers’ Mkt



May 10,11,12,2023 – BWA World Conv (Kyoto, Japan)/May 7-21




Please call Lahaina Hongwanji for information(808)661-0640






Services

•  REGULAR SUNDAY SERVICES: Sunday services are scheduled the first four weeks of the month, unless
    cancelled and announced in the monthly newsletter. Service begins at 9:30 a.m. Duration of service
    is approximately one hour.

•  MONTHLY MEMORIAL SERVICES:  One Sunday each month will be designated as a time when families
   and friends of the deceased will have the opportunity to observe the passing of a loved one who
   passed away in that particular month.  Instead of a "public" family service, families observing
   "special memorial anniversaries" are encouraged to arrange for a private home or temple service
   with the resident minister.

•  ANNUAL EVENTS and OBSERVANCES:   (See calendar for dates)

January•	New Year’s Eve Service (Dec. 31st … Jan. 1st)
•	New Year’s Party and Installation of Kyodan officers & Buddhist Women’s Association (Fujinkai)
	officers and General Membership meeting
•	HOONKO SERVICE, 3rd Sunday (memorial honoring Shinran Shonin)
•	

February
•	Honpa Hongwanji State Legislative Assembly (Giseikai)
•	
March
•	SPRING OHIGAN SERVICE (annual celebration of spring equinox)
•	Spring Bazaar
•	
April
•	HANAMATSURI SERVICE, 1st Sunday. (commemorates birth of Shakyamuni Buddha)
•	BWA’s ESHINNI/KAKUSHINNI DAY SERVICE  (in honor of wife & daughter of Shinran)
•	

May
•	GOTAN-E SERVICE, 1st Sunday  (commemorates birth of Shinran Shonin)
•	
June
•	Mid-year Temple Cleanup and Omigaki (polishing of brass religious articles)
•	Annual Obon Service and Festival, 2 nights.  (sometimes in July or August, contingent on schedule
	rotation with Maui Buddhist temples)
•	HATSUBON coincides with Obon (1st obon following death of a family member)
•	
JulyAugust
•	LHM O Bon Festival & Hatsubon

September
•	AUTUMN OHIGAN SERVICE  (annual celebration of autumn equinox)
•	PEACE DAY OBSERVANCE  - as scheduled (September 21)

October


November
•	EITAIKYO (Sangha Memorial) SERVICE, 4th Sunday (to honor those in whose memory special donations
	were made to the Eitaikyo fund, the purpose of which is to ensure perpetuation of the temple)
•	Annual visitations to hospital, Hale Makua, etc.

December
•	BODHI DAY SERVICE, 1st Sunday (to celebrate the enlightenment of Shakyamuni Buddha)
•	BWA (Fujinkai) Memorial  (for BWA members who passed away during the year)
•	Year-end Cleanup and Omigaki

OTHER AVAILABLE SERVICES (officiated by Resident Minister)
    Columbarium (Nokotsudo)
    Funeral Services
    Home & Hospital visitations
    Infant’s Initiatory Rites
    Memorial Services
   Weddings