Serving Oregon's Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Community since 1903
Jodo Shinshu Hongwanji-Ha
Resources for Dharma School Students
Coloring Pages (Click on the images for printable PDF files)
Text Books /Work Books
Six Paramitas Word Search Namoamidabutsu Kanji
Make Obutsudan (Buddha's shrine) for your home!
Check out the videos on our Obon Dance page, try dancing together!
Observation Journal/ Diary Have you watched Sunday Service for July 19th? In the Children's message, Yuki Sensei encourages you to start (and keep!) an Observation Diary. Let's start a diary to observe:
plants grow / weather / your pet's behavior / who comes to you bird feeder, etc.
Here is Bishop Rev.Marvin Harada and Freddie the Frog with a Dharma Message !
Here is the Bodhi Day Service 2020 -- check out what some Dharma School kids did!
Links to other sites with children and youth activities
Children's Buddhist Story Videos (in Japanese)
Hongwanji website with Buddhist story videos, in Japanese.
A platform for Buddhist youths and young adults.
Download Dr.Ken Tanaka's book from Bukkyo Dendo Kyokai's website:
Jewels; An Introduction to American Buddhism for Youths, Scouts and the Young At Heart
Would you like to send messages and cards to the senior Sangha members who could use a pen pal? Please let the Dharma School coordinator, Ann Sensei (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more details!