BBTBERKELEY BUDDHIST TEMPLE

Teachings
Amida Buddha

Namo Amida Butsu

Shinjin

Three Pure Land Sutras
  • Daikyo
  • Kangyo
  • Shokyo


  • Three Treasures
  • Buddha
  • Dharma
  • Sangha


  • Seal of Three Laws
  • Impermanence
  • Causality
  • Nirvana


  • Four Noble Truths
  • True Aspect of Life
  • Truth of the Cause of Suffering
  • Transcending Suffering
  • Eightfold Path


  • Six Paramitas
  • Dana
  • Sila
  • Kshanti
  • Virya
  • Dhyana
  • Prajna


  • Expressions
    Shusho-e
    Hoonko
    Nehan-e
    Higan-e
    Hanamatsuri
    Gotan-e
    Kangi-e
    Jodo-e
    Joya-e

    Dharma Wheel
    Wisteria Crest
    Lotus

    Hondo
    Obutsudan
    Gassho
    Onenju
    Oshoko
    Sensei
    Kansho
    Osaisen

    Essence


    Buddhism

    Buddhism is the teaching of awareness leading to enlightment (Awakening). By following the Eightfold path and Nembutsu, we can be free of delusions and gain insight into Nirvana. Read more …

    Discussion Sessions

    One Sunday of each month is devoted to group discussion. Everyone is welcome to expand their understanding of the nembutsu.


    Articles

    Intro to Buddhism
    Principles of Shin Buddhism
    The Nembutsu as Music
    Hondo 101
    Naijin
    Buddhist Etiquette
    What and Why
    Terminology
    Thanksgiving Spirit Of On
    White Ashes