Local Religion / In Brief

Makawao temple marks year of closure

Makawao Hongwanji Buddhist Temple on March 25 will mark one year since the main gate and front doors were closed due to COVID-19.

Since then, the mission continues livestreams of daily sunrise service, Eitaikyo chanting in columbarium, chanting the Shoshinge and weekly Virtual Dharma Family Service.

Besides virtual services on Facebook and YouTube, Makawao Hongwanji hosts Children’s Dharma School this Sunday and Family Dharma Services on March 21 and 28.

The Shunki Higan-e Spring Ohigan Service will take place March 28.

For more information, call 572-7229.


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