Obon Festival - Waipahu Hongwanji

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Jul 201814

Waipahu Hongwanji
94-821 Kuhaulua St.
Waipahu, Hawaii, 96797
United States

Join Waipahu Hongwanji for their obon festival, a celebration of family as well as Japanese culture, heritage, and ancestry. Enjoy a day of food and dance with the church and Japanese American community!

Waipahu Hongwanji Mission belongs to the Jodo Shinshu sect of Buddhism. Jodo Shinshu, whose mother temple is located at Nishi Hongwanji in Kyoto, Japan, has been in Hawaii for over 120 years. Its teachings spread to Waipahu in 1901 when Honpa Hongwanji appointed Rev. Josho Yempuku to become Waipahu Hongwanji's first resident minister.

Saturday, 7/14 - 7:00 p.m.

Learn more about Waipahu Hongwanji

Phone: (808) 677-4221



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