2017 Summer Retreat

Shakyamuni and Shinran — Introduction to the Kyogyoshinsho —


* Dr. Nobuo Haneda, Director of the Maida Center of Buddhism
* Rev. Patti H. Nakai, Buddhist Temple of Chicago


July 28(Fri) – 30(Sun), 2017; 

  • Friday, 7pm – 9:30pm
  • Saturday, 9am – 9:30pm
  • Sunday, 9am – noon


Jodo Shinshu Center
2140 Durant Ave.
Berkeley CA 94704


For more information, 
Maida Center of Buddhism
Email: MaidaCenter@sbcglobal.net
Phone: (510) 843-8515

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Newsletter-Dharma Breeze (Dec.2016) edition just released!

We would like to announce the release of December 2016 DHARMA BREEZE edition.

In this essay I want to talk about two issues that most concern the truth of impermanence. Impermanence is the Dharma (truth) that is taught in Buddhism. It was this truth that Shakyamuni was meditating under the Bodhi tree immediately before his Great Awakening. When he recognized that it is absolute and become one with it, he attained Awakening…(Dr. Nobuo Haneda)