SDDSTL Hongwanji Place- Welcome!!!

July Update (7/15)

Is it hot enough in your area?  Obon season is underway, and our Temples are busy preparing "Gochiso" to serve to the many visitors who will attend.  Visit our Obon page to see the Southern District Festivals coming up. We also have a list of 2017 Dances, as well as items for sale.

​Visit Us at the LV Obon on August 5th

​We will be there at Clark High School.  Stop by and pick up a few things.  Know you want something specific?  Call or email us and we can arrange to have it for you in Vegas.  We will have our new Dharma Wheel Fidget Spinners for sale there!

New E-Mail Address

​Our new e-mail address is  Update your address book and contact lists!



New Item- Images of Jodo Shinshu Uchiwa (fan)

​Dance in style with our new uchiwa.  Designed by our very own Rev. Watanabe of Oxnard, this bamboo (real) fan has a shadow silhouette of the Buddha on one side, and on the other, images of Shinran Shonin, Rennyo Shonin, Buddha, and Eshin-ni Sama.  Contact us to order ($10 plus tax and shipping).


​​New Item- Animal Kachi Kachi for Obon

Speaking of Obon Odori equipment, aren't these cute?  We have these available for Obon- Order your favorite animal (comes in a matched pair)- Ladybug, Pig, Panda, Tiger, Frog, and Bee.  These are $6/pair (plus shipping).  Contact us to order.


Please take a look at all of our items on sale on our webpage, and be sure to visit our store when you are in LA.  We have some information on our next sales in our News and Updates tab.

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Hongwanji Place is located at Senshin Buddhist Temple at 1311 W. 37th Street in Los Angeles.  Store hours are as follows:

                 Wednesday     10-3

                    Thursday       10-3

                    Friday           10-3
                    Saturday       10-3

                    Sunday         11:30-2

​You may also mail in your order for your favorite items.