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Introductory Meetings to Buddhism

  • Brief lectures on core Buddhist concepts such as Karma, the Ten Worlds, etc.
  • Learn how to chant Nam Myoho Renge Kyo and properly use the Juzu Beads, Buddhist prayer beads.
  • Q&A with our Assistant Priest.
  • Check our calendar for days and times. Open to the public.

If you have decided to become a Buddhist or are interested in learning how to become a Buddhist, our Assistant Priest will be performing the Acceptance of the Precept Ceremony, the ceremony where you become a Buddhist, immediately following the meeting.

Steps to Become a Buddhist

  1. Receive the Acceptance of the Precept Ceremony
  2. Begin learning how to recite the sutra (Gongyo)
  3. Set up your home altar
  4. Receive the Gohonzon, the Object of Worship to be enshrined in your home altar