UPDATE AS OF March 18, 2020
ALL SERVICES, ACTIVITIES & HANAMATSURI FESTIVAL CANCELLED
The safety and well-being of our Sangha and community continues to be a priority at Vista Buddhist Temple. As the COVID-19 situation evolves we are adapting and following the recommendations by US Centers for Disease Control (CDC),
the California Department of Public Health and the County of San Diego Public Health Department.
Currently all services and activities at the temple are suspended through May 10.
Your temple leaders are diligently monitoring the COVID-19 situation and will continue to post updates. Next update is planned for April 10.
The Dharma connection is still available on the:
Vista Buddhist Temple YouTube Channel, www.youtube.com/vistabuddha
Orange County Buddhist Church YouTube Channel: bit.ly/ocbc-yt
Orange County Buddhist Church Weekly Wheel Podcast: bit.ly/ocbc-ww
For questions or assistance, you may call or email the temple at
Reverend Harada talks about the wisdom he can learn from his mother, who survived World War I, the Great Depression as well an internment camps during World War II. Perhaps we too can rise to the occasion and survive this pandemic with grace, dignity and fortitude by developing a sense of responsibility towards others rather than merely weighing the risk for ourselves.
non-monastic community (or sangha) who follow the teachings of Shakyamuni Buddha and Shinran Shonin. Jodo Shinshu ("Shin") Buddhism is the largest form of Buddhist practice in Japan. Its teachings were brought to the US over 100 years ago, and our temple in Vista was dedicated in 1981.
We hold family weekly services, Dharma School (during the school year), Meditation Services, Yoga Stretching, Book Club, Festivals, and more.
Our weekly services are usually on Sunday beginning at 9:30am. Dharma School for children begins approximately 10:30am with adults staying in the main temple hall for Buddhist study. Meditation services are the first and third Wednesday of the month at 7:00pm. Yoga stretching is usually before that at 6:30pm.
150 Cedar Road, Vista, California 92083, United States
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