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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

Be The Refuge



Sunday Services

Online live Sunday Services, with virtual coffee hour are held at 10am, the 2nd and 4th Sunday each month. Sign up here for the Zoom link.
May 22nd, Sunday service can be viewed on our YouTube channel on Sunday morning.
Rev. Koyama’s Sunday Services on off-weeks can be viewed on our temple YouTube channel.


May 29th – In-person service recognizing past temple veterans. Cemetery visitations in the afternoon.


June 5th, 19th – YouTube service


June 12 – Service at temple picnic (location TBD)


June 26 – In-person family service


Vintage Sale

June 18th – Asian and American Housewares and Plant and Garden Art. Love vintage? Collections of Fire King mugs, Jadeite, Pyrex, Japanese dishes, lacquer, bowls, accessories and more. 9am – 2pm. More information to come on our Events tab.
Vintage Sale


Annual Summer Seminar

June 25th – Author of Be the Refuge, Chenxing Han. 2pm-4pm via Zoom.
Register here (


Jodo Shinshu 101 Class

Rev. Koyama leads this class the 2nd Wednesday every month, 6pm-7pm
Register here


Spirit, Mind and Body Classes

More information and registration for classes listed below can be found
on our Spirit, Mind & Body page on our Events tab.


Yoga for Compassion

Zoom and video classes are continuing this spring with Yoga for Compassion.


Newsletter and email sign up

To get update info, please sign up for our monthly newsletter and event emails here.


    The past months have been challenging for the world, our community, and our members. We thank all who have donated over the months and appreciate your continued support to help us sustain the legacy of our temple.