Teachings Holidays

Why We Celebrate Ohigan

For Shin Buddhists, the equinox represents a time when nature and the universe are in harmony and is the perfect time to praise the Buddha’s boundless compassion

By Reverend Jay Shinseki


Ideas Pure Land

Don’t Drown in Doubt

During the Japanese Buddhist holiday Ohigan, a Jodo Shinshu reverend explains the importance of trusting the Buddha’s path to liberation.

By Reverend Earl Ikeda

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