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“Fire! Little Fire Ants in Hawaii”, Masako Cordray’s Documentary, on KITV

“Fire! Little Fire Ants in Hawaii”, a new documentary on the little fire ant, will air this Saturday, 6:30 pm, on KITV channel 4 and again the following Saturday, June 4th at 6:30pm.

This 30-minute documentary examines the spread of the little fire ant across our Islands and the people who work to address one of the most significant invasive species problems we face

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The beach is wide and beautiful

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Because over-growing trees have been reaching the power line, we have had to cut a few trees along the ocean-side border of the property. Now you can see the beach and ocean very clearly.

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Baldwin Park and the Rinzai Zen Mission Driveway Damaged by High Tide and Big Waves October 27th 2015

More Pictures can be found on the November-December Newsletter Page:
http://rinzai-maui.org/november-december-2015-rinzai-maui-zen-mission-newsletter

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Don’t Forget OBon!!!

Paia Zen Mission Obon festival will be on August 22, 2015.
Services begin at 6:00 p.m.
and Obon dancing to follow at 7:00 p.m.

Please CLICK HERE to view the Rinzi Obon festival webpage.

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The Grand Tea Master Dr. Genshitsu Sen Photo Gallery has been Published

The Grand Tea Master Dr. Genshitsu Sen traveled to the Paia Rinzai Zen Mission from Japan with a large number of his teachers on July 19th, 2015. He preformed the Kencha-shiki (Tea Ceremony) and afterward gave a talk expressing his love for Maui and humanity. The Ceremony and the talk were both very powerful and moving with the talk (expertly translated from the Japanese) being especially warm and friendly.

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2015 Hanamatsuri Facebook Gallery Published

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2015 Hanamatsuri at Rinzai Zen Mission

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This year’s Hanamatsuri will be at Rinzai Zen Mission!

Please CLICK to view the 2013 Hanamatsuri Picture Gallery

The birth of Shakyamuni Buddha was the very first step toward the beginnings of Buddhism. It was said in the old tale that the sweet and fragrant warm water poured gently over the newborn baby in the flower garden of Lumbini in northern India suggested that he would be the Buddha in later years.

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Loo Choo Identity Conference

Ukwanshin Kabudan will be presenting a conference on Okinawan identity which will hopefully provide a better understanding of who we are as Uchinaanchu, and create networking and support for individuals and community groups. We will be looking at and discussing how identity holds a place in culture, language, and history through various presentations and workshops.

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Thank You

Newsletter-Nov-Dec-2014Maui Ryukyu Culture Group would like to thank Rinzai Zen Mission for allowing our group to use its facilities for our activities. Sensei Norman Kaneshiro and Eric Wada from Honolulu provide classes in sanshin, kuchoo, fwanso, odori and Okinawan language twice a month. Our yearly Yard Sale fundraiser is also held on temple grounds.

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New photos on our website!

Please CLICK HERE to view the new Gallery

We have received many beautiful photos from Masako Cordray who has been taking photos of our Obon for years. You will find her beautiful photos for the last couple years and will soon have this year’s one,

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