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Valley of the Temples Memorial Park is pleased to offer a wide variety of both on-going and seasonal events. We invite you to return often to see what’s coming up on our calendar. If you’d like to keep up-to-date, we invite you to visit our Facebook Fan Page

Schedules May Change Without Notice.
Please contact our office to verify schedule of all events. 
Temple Admission: $3 adult; $2 Senior; $1 Child

April Events

  • Sumi-e Art Demo - Hisae Shouse
    Friday, April 07, 2017 to Friday, June 30, 2017

    Artist Hisae Shouse Demonstrates the Ancient Oriental art of Sumi-e (ink painting).

    Where: Byodo-In Temple

    Hours:
    (Tentative Times - Please Call The Day of To Verify Scheduling)
    Friday's 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Sunday's 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    This unique oriental art called Sumi-e literally means “ink painting”. It was brought to Japan from China during Kamakura period. Sumi-e requires only simple materials such as black ink, water, rice paper, and brushes. These simple materials can be used to produce an infinite variety of tones and dynamic quality of strokes on washi paper. Practicing the basic techniques of Sumi-e brings pleasure and enjoyment to the painter

    About the Artist Hisae graduated from the Women’s College of Art in Japan with a Bachelors Degree in Fine Art. She studied under Master Kunpuu Ito, chairman of the board of the director at Nanga Association. She has exhibited in both Japan and Boston. She has taught Sumi-e-classes at the community college in Boston and Temari, Center for Asian and Pacific Arts in Hawaii, and Tradewind gallery in the Windward Mall.

June Events

  • Yoga & Meditation At Ocean View Terrace
    Thursday, June 01, 2017 to Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    Where: Ocean View Terrace
    Cost: Donations are accepted.

    Yoga Schedule:
    Thursday, June 1st at 10:30 AM
    Wednesday, June 7th at 9:00 AM
    Wednesday, June 14th at 9:00 AM
    Wednesday, June 21st at 9:00 AM
    Wednesday, June 28th at 9:00 AM

    Cost: Donation. Bring your own Mat

    For more information, contact Sara at (808) 329-8811

  • Blue Urchin Photo Studio - Shannon Rae
    Thursday, June 01, 2017 to Friday, June 30, 2017

    Where: Byodo-In Temple

    Tuesday, June 6th, 13th, 201th, & 27th at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Friday, June 9th & June 30th at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


  • Fused Glass Jewelry - Kyle Ino
    Thursday, June 01, 2017 to Thursday, June 29, 2017

    Where: Byodo-In Temple

    Event Dates & Times:
    Thursday, June 1st at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Saturday, June 3rd at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Sunday, June 4th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Thursday, June 8th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Sunday, June 11th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Thursday, June 15th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Saturday, June 17th at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Sunday, June 18th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Thursday, June 22nd at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Saturday, June 24th at 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Sunday, June 25th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
    Thursday, June 29th at 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Kyle Ino was born and raised in Hawaii. Having a background in ceramics, he has been producing art for craft and art fairs since 1986. Through the years, he has produced numerous different crafts, such as ceramic ikebana vases, raku and porcelain jewelry and polymer clay jewelry.

  • Robyn Busfield - Book Signing
    Saturday, June 03, 2017 to Friday, June 30, 2017

    Where: Byodo-In Temple

    Hours:
    Monday's 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Wednesday, June 7th, 14th, & 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Thursday, June 29th at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
    Saturday, June 3rd at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Appointments Are Required  for Photo Shoots,  Filming, Wedding Ceremonies, & Any Other Use of Our Properties. Appointment Required to Meet With Bishop Hosen Fukuhara. 

Contact The Temple Event Coordinator  or Temple Operations Manager to Schedule Your Appointment.       

Phone Number:  (808) 239-9844
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In order to maintain this "private" cemetery and temple for perpetual care, special fees shall be assessed.  Please refer to the reservation form fee schedule for individual site-use.  Out of respect to those revered in this temple that is in the Valley of the Temples Memorial Park, we appreciate your understanding  and ask for your usual manner when visiting a private property.   Mahalo!   The Management