Local Religion / In Brief

Buddhist values topic of program

“What are Buddhist Values?” is the title of an adult education program that will be presented from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Kahului Hongwanji Mission.

Russell Alfonso, a professor at Hawaii Pacific University in Honolulu, will lead the presentation. Alfonso specializes in the philosophy of art and aesthetics and Asian and comparative philosophy. He is a longtime Buddhist and has studied the issues of values and beauty in Buddhism.

Everyone is welcome; no registration is required.

The mission is located at 291 S. Puunene Ave. in Kahului.

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