Obon is a time of year that we think upon those who we have lost. It is based on the story told in the Ullambaba Sutra. The Obon Festival is celebrated with beautiful traditional Japanese lanterns, with dancers adorning Kimonos dancing under the night sky.
Adult tickets $25. Youth (18 & under) $10. Please register at the Sacramento Buddhist Church office.
Makoto Takenaka was born in Connecticut, and was raised in Kyoto, Japan. He acquired a BA and MA in education in Tokyo, then came to the US to study at the Berklee College of Music in Boston. After graduating Magna Cum Laude, he became the first Japanese assistant professor at Berklee, and was promoted to associate professor. He integrates Japanese traditional tunes into Jazz-Fusion.
Come join us for the 9th Annual Sacramento Buddhist Church Golf Tournament. Please click on the welcome letter and other forms for more infomation.
Spend the day playing golf with friends followed by a wonderful luncheon at the temple.
Thank you for supporting the Buddhist Church of Sacramento!