Membership in the Kahului Hongwanji Buddhist Temple is a commitment to participate in the activities of the Temple. Members are responsive to the needs and activities of the Temple. Support of the Temple is also made through financial contributions either through pledges, dues or donations.

Benefits of membership include:

  • Participating in the many religious services and observances as part of a group that shares similar religious beliefs and practices.
  • Religious instructions and counseling in Jodo Shinshu Buddhism.
  • Social, cultural programs and activities for the family and youth.
  • Participation in the many affiliated temple organizations.

Any person who is in agreement with the purpose of the Kahului Hongwanji Buddhist Temple and is willing to support it shall be accepted as a member of the Temple and shall be entitled to participate in all Temple functions.  Sustaining Dues Paying Members have the right of voice and vote at membership meetings.

Membership application form may be obtained at the Temple business office or by calling (808) 871-4732,  or link download: Membership Registration Card