Region: New York City

Hiroshima & Nagasaki Memorial Service

August 3, 2014
11:00 amto1:00 pm

Shinran Statue smallCommemorate the 69th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan, on Sunday, August 3rd, 2014, 11:00am, at the New York Buddhist Church, 331-332 Riverside Drive (at 105th Street).  An outdoor memorial service will be led by the resident minister, Rev. Earl Ikeda, in front of the statue of Shinran Shonin, which survived the atomic blast in Hiroshima.  The New York Buddhist Church has been at the center of the Japanese Shin Buddhist community since 1938.