Nichiren Shoshu Buddhism

For nearly 40 years, Myoshinji Temple has served the San Francisco Bay Area as a place to practice and study the teachings of true Buddhism. Ceremonies are conducted throughout the year, along with introductory events and open houses for new guests. If you’ve been interested in Buddhism, this is a wonderful place to start.

Read a Brief Intro to Buddhism


Begin Your Buddhist Practice

Experience a profound, honest view into the complex workings of the world and how we can affect positive change around us. Start your Buddhist practice today by reading through our Frequently Asked Questions, learning how to perform daily practice, understanding the ceremony to become a Buddhist, and receiving a Gohonzon.

Upcoming Introduction to Buddhism Events

Discover basic Buddhist concepts and practices that you can try at home, in a safe and supportive setting. These are fully interactive sessions where the priest of Myoshinji will demonstrate how to practice and guests from all backgrounds are welcome to ask questions.

If you’re a member talk to your Area Coordinator. If you’re a guest please contact the Temple to attend.

July Gosho Passage

The Tripitaka Master Shan Wu Wei

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Upcoming Events

Sun 03

10:00am – Kosen-rufu Shodai Ceremony

July 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Pinole CA
Tue 05

6:00pm – Slow Evening Gongyo

July 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wed 06

7:00pm – New Members Meeting

July 6 @ 7:00 pm - 7:45 pm