Upcoming Events and Services:

2024 Calendar

July 7th 

  • Meditation Class

July 14th

  • 10am – Sunday Service 

July 21st

  • 10am – Buddhist Study Class

July 28th 

  • Annual Picnic & Obon Service

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Interested in Helping?

We are always looking for people willing to be toban hosts. This involves bringing flowers for the altar and a small snack for after service. If you are interested in signing up for a Sunday (or two!), please contact Jackie.


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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Sunday Services and Classes

Regular Services

Our temple conducts Regular Services the second and fourth Sundays of every month. We provide 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

Meditation Class

On the first Sunday of every month, we meet for a discussion on meditation and twenty minutes practice.

The time will be for attendees to learn more about meditation. Tea will be provided. We welcome donations.

  • 10:00 – 10:15: Discussion
  • 10:15 – 10:35: Meditation
  • 10:35 – 11:00: Tea, snacks, and conversation in the community room.

Buddhism Class

On the third Sunday of every monthThis class is designed to provide an understanding to the core concepts of Buddhism.  Whether you’re new to Buddhism or looking to deepen your understanding, this is a great class!

  • 10:00 – 10:30: Lecture
  • 10:30 – 11:00: Discussion
  • 11:00 – 12:00: Tea, snacks, and conversation in the community room

Buddhist Churches of America

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

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Temple History

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

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Suggested Reading

On our books page you will find some of our favorite books covering Buddhist topics. If you’re interested in learning more about Shin Buddhism or Buddhism in general, this page is a great place to start.

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