BBTBERKELEY BUDDHIST TEMPLE
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Obon

Obon is an annual event to commemorate our ancestors. It is a time of gratitude, giving, and joy. Traditionally, lanterns are hung in front of houses, obon dances (bon odori) are performed, and food offerings are made at house altars and temples.


Ohakamairi Service: Saturday, July 8, 2017, 9:30am, Sunset View Cemetery
Obon Odori: Saturday, July 8, 2017, 6:30pm
Obon/Hatsubon Service: Sunday, July 9, 2017, 9:30am


Thank you to the Hanayagi Dance School for their help in celebrating the Obon season.