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We Welcome You

The Tacoma Buddhist Temple offers you an enduring community
valuing inclusiveness and acceptance
in seeking enlightenment
through Japanese Shin Buddhist teachings.

Tacoma Buddhist Temple

We are happy to introduce our new resident minister, Rev. Tadao Koyama and encourage everyone to check out his welcome message.

Unfortunately, our Temple is not holding services or activities at this time and we hope to see everyone when it’s safe to do so. Please practice the Dharma on your own and enjoyed updated messages and services by Rev. Koyama on our YouTube Channel.


Brighten up your Bodhi Day and holidays with a beautiful red poinsettia. This special variety is grown by Star Lake Greenhouse, owned by temple members Todd and Marcia Nakamura. The vivid red poinsettia is in a 6” pot wrapped with decorative foil and is sure to last well beyond the holidays. Order deadline: October 31st



$20.00 each

Order by Mail:
Make check payable to: Tacoma Buddhist Temple
Write pick up name in “For” on check and # of plants
Address: Tacoma Buddhist Temple, Poinsettia
1717 South Fawcett Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98402
Deadline: Order must arrive at temple by October 31st
Pick-up location: Tacoma Buddhist Temple
Saturday, December 5th, 10:00am – 12:00 pm
Sunday, December 6th, 1:00pm – 3:00pm

Enjoy our Virtual Obon video with special guests, taiko drumming, dancing and more!


Our temple will remain closed until further notice but if you have questions, please contact us at

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