Category Archives: 2015

Overnight Guests

The VHBT and Southern District Jr. YBL cabinet hosted the Las Vegas Buddhist Sangha Jr. YBA in an overnight stay after the Southern District Jr. YBL Jam Session.


Rev. Ray Fukumoto presented the temple with a beautiful dogoro which he brought back from Japan.

Fall Ohigan

The Fall Ohigan service was held on Sept. 20. After service, the Buddhist Education Committee held its quarterly Book Club meeting. We were pleased to have with us Ryka Aoki, author of the book, “He Mele A Hilo: A Hilo Song,” to facilitate a very lively and interesting discussion.

2015 Obon Festival

Day one of the VHBT Obon Festival sees some rain due to Hurricane Delores. Do we keep dancing? Yes, but the sound system is moved into the second floor of the temple and the odori takes place out in the parking lot instead of the street. It ends up being one of the more memorable… Read More »