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Buddhist shrine (ddr-densho-26-274)
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Caption written on the back of the photograph in Japanese
Bussei Conference (ddr-densho-357-354)
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Mr. Jiro Sakano, from Seattle, attends the Bussei (Buddhist Nisei) Conference in San Francisco.
Bussei Conference (ddr-densho-357-353)
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Atsuko Nakano, from Hawaii, attends the Bussei (Buddhist Nisei) Conference in San Francisco.
Masaru Yoshioka (ddr-densho-357-687)
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Masaru Yoshioka dresses as an Ochigo at the Oakland Buddhist Church dedication of the new church. The term "ochigo" refers to "festival children," who are typically quite young and associated with temple activities and celebrations.
Bishop Kenju Masuyama (ddr-densho-357-356)
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Bishop Kenju Masuyama (center front) sits with other attendees of the Bussei (Buddhist Nisei) Conference in San Francisco.
Anniversary parade (ddr-densho-357-253)
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Sisters in costume prepare to march in the Chigo parade for the celebration of the first anniversary of the Oakland Buddhist Church. The term "chigo" refers to "festival children," who are typically quite young and associated with temple activities. Hanako Terakawa's caption is illegible.
Hongwanji Sunday School (ddr-densho-357-578)
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Hanako Terakawa's caption: "Hongwanji Sunday School Broadcast over station, JCOK (?) Hoonko Service, 1934." Hanako Terakawa's face is circled. Hoonko is a religious holiday which commemorates the passing of Shinran Shonin, the founder of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism.
Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference (ddr-densho-357-364)
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Attendees of the Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference visit the beach near San Francisco. Hanako Terakawa's caption: "What are the wild waves saying?"
Young Buddhist Association (ddr-densho-357-788)
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Three reverends sit in the front row of their Young Buddhist Association gathering in Hunt, Idaho. Front row center, left to right: Reverend Gikan Nishinaga, Reverend Sugimoto, and Reverend Eiyu Terao.
Lumbini Club (ddr-densho-357-261)
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Girls from the Lumbini Club, dressed in similar uniforms, participate in the Oakland Buddhist Church Dedication Ceremony. Hanako Yoshioka is the fourth uniformed girl from the left. A guard stands behind them.
Chigo parade (ddr-densho-357-255)
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Children march in the Chigo parade for the first anniversary celebration of the Oakland Buddhist Church. The term "chigo" refers to "festival children," who are typically quite young and associated with temple activities. Hanako Terakawa's caption: "Chigo parade."
Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference (ddr-densho-357-361)
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Left to right: Helen Okamoto, Rosie Miyata, and Bertha Akimoto attend the Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference.
Stockton Buddhist Church (ddr-densho-357-310)
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Reverend Yoshio Iwanaga stands on the front steps of the Stockton Buddhist Church.
Sacramento Buddhist Church (ddr-densho-357-119)
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Hanako Yoshioka's caption: "Sacramento Buddhist Church, 1927." Today it is known as the Buddhist Church of Sacramento.
Hanamatsuri (ddr-densho-357-588)
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Various events take place on the street during the religious celebration of Hanamatsuri. Hanako Terakwa's caption: "Pulling white elephant through Shijo Street."
Chuo Bukkyo Gakuin (ddr-densho-357-576)
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Hanako Terakawa's caption: "First half-year class at Chuo Bukkyo Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan."
Chuo Bukkyo Gakuin (ddr-densho-357-579)
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Hanako Terakawa's caption: "Chuo Bukkyo Gakuin Farewell Party, March 1934."
Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference (ddr-densho-357-363)
img Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference (ddr-densho-357-363)
Attendees of the Hawaiian-American Buddhist Conference visit the beach near San Francisco.
Stockton Buddhist Church (ddr-densho-357-396)
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Hanako Terakawa's caption: "Stockton Sunday School Farewell picture, Taken by Mr. Shibata."
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