Front of the Longmont Buddhist Temple    Altar at front of Hondo

Welcome!    We are happy you are here!

The Longmont Buddhist Temple is affiliated with the Buddhist Churches of America. We offer Shin Buddhist Services as well as Buddhist education and other spiritual and community driven activities. We are open and welcoming of all cultures.

March 22, 2015

Mindfulness Class

March 29, 2015


5th Sunday of the Month

April 5, 2015

Hanamatsuri Service
Buddha Day

10:30 am

We offer two types of services on alternating Sundays.

Family Services

Our temple conducts regular Family Services the first and third Sundays of every month.

Typical Family Service Schedule

9:30-10:00 AM

Newcomer's Information

John NyuDõ Hughes, Minster's Assistant or Rev. Carol GanShõ O'Dowd, Resident Minister provide a brief tour with time for questions and answers about how to engage in Shin Buddhism just as you are.

Music Practice

10:00-10:30 AM

Mindfulness Service

Dharma School

For children of all ages.

10:30-11:30 AM

Family Service and Dharma Talk

11:30 A.M. -12:00 P.M.

Tea, snacks and conversation in the community room.  (Toban)


Mindfulness Classes

10:00 - 11:00 A.M.

On the second and fourth Sundays of every month, we meet for connection and twenty minutes of sitting. The time will be for attendees to learn more about mindfulness and to practice guided meditation. Tea will be provided. We welcome donations.


Check our calendar of events for any changes to this schedule.

More detailed service/class information

Current Newsletter


Northwest corner of Highway 287 (South Main) and Pike Road in Longmont.   (Location Map)

In addition to Sunday Services, we occasionally offer seminars on meditation and various topics in Buddhism, check the calendar of events regularly or on the Seminars Page

Contact us for more information:   Rev. Carol GanShõ O'Dowd (720) 244-2299. 

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