COVID-19 Notice – VIRTUAL Services and Classes Only until further notice!

All regular Longmont Buddhist Temple activities are VIRTUAL Only until February 13th at least. We will be evaluating the situation on the COVID positivity rate in early February to determine if it is appropriate to re-open.  Check our events page for more information.

Services and classes continue to be conducted virtually, please email us for information on how to attend. We continue to monitor the situation and will keep the Sangha and community informed regarding any upcoming activities.

Why Our Temple?

We believe the insights of the Dharma are accessible to all.

Our temple practices Jodo Shinshu Buddhism, a distinctly Japanese denomination of Buddhism, which teaches that the insights of the Dharma (teachings of truth) are accessible to everyone.

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Regular Services

Our temple conducts Regular Services the first and third Sundays of every month. Rev. John NyuDõ Hughes provides a brief tour with time for questions and answers about how to engage in Shin Buddhism just as you are.

  • 9:30 am – 10:00 am : Newcomer’s Information Session
  • 10:00 am – 10:30 am : Mindfulness Meditation
  • 10:30 am – 11:30 am : Regular or Special Service/Dharma Talk
  • 11:30 am – 12:45 pm : Tea, snacks and conversation in the community room

Mindfulness Classes & Buddhism Classes

On the second Sunday of every month, we meet for discussion on meditation and twenty minutes of seated meditation.  Followed by discussion and tea.

On the fourth Sunday of every month, we hold a class on topics of Buddhism.

The time will be for attendees to learn more about mindfulness and to practice guided meditation. We welcome donations.

  • 10:00 – 11:00 am : Mindfulness Teachings and guided or sitting meditation

Buddhist Churches of America

Buddhist Churches of America is an incorporated non-profit religious corporation of American Shin Buddhists.


Temple History

The Longmont Buddhist Temple had its origin in 1925 as the Longmont Kyudokai. It continues today some 92 years after its humble origins.


Digital Newsletter

Looking to begin your spiritual journey? A good place to start is by reading through back issues of our digital newsletter.

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