This download is a template of Sokun (Nichiren's Writings) read during holiday services. It can be printed as a booklet using Adobe Acrobat or you can just print out the sheets.
We chant the section of chapter 21 called the Beppu Zoku in English. You can download and print this sheet to insert into your Romanized Lotus Sutra to make the English part easy to access during service.
We offer a day long class (10:30-5pm) once a month. The class goes over some general Buddhist concepts, history and practices. Please register for classes on our meetup page. Handouts for the class are below on this page.
Everyone is always welcome to our Temple services. If you would like to learn our service at a slowed down speed, see our calendar for Sunday Slow Chanting. The Slow Chanting service is for those who are new to chanting and would like to get the chants practiced at a slower speed.
On this page we have a you tube with a simple service that can be practiced at home in your own time frame. The simple service can be downloaded as a pdf below.
This retreat is for those who have been practicing with us and have made vows to become leaders in our Sangha. These retreats are held once a month. If you are already a member of our Sangha (Temple) please talk to Ryuoh Shonin if you are interested in becoming a Lay Leader. Schedule is on our meet up calendar.
Shodaigyo is a form of meditation using silent and chanting forms. Many Nichiren Shu Temples practice Shodaigyo. Our Temple broadcasts Shodaigyo, see our meetup.com group for more information. (on links page). This pdf is legal size both sides.
This video is to accompany the Simple Service downloadable above. With the video you can begin practicing. The simple service video is with members of our Sangha.
Copy of our simple service in pdf. Used for beginners to learn basic service. Links to liturgy books can be found on our store page. The Simple Service can be practiced with the simple service video below.