BCO Buddhist Church of Oakland – Home Page

“The Mission of the Buddhist Church of Oakland is to be an inclusive and welcoming community where the Buddhist teachings are shared and practiced”


BCO Events and Activities


  • Weekly Dharma Family Services – 10am Sunday (September to June)
  • Monthly Shotsuki Memorial Services (Shotsuki)
  • Monthly BCO Busshin Newsletter (Busshin)
  • BCO Office is open. OfficeBCO@gmail.com   (510)-832-5988
  • Subscribe to our Email List (Subscribe)
  • BCO Membership (Membership)

Upcoming Services & Events

2024 Special Services (subject to change)

Highlights


2/11/2024 – Dharma Family Service


2/11/2024 – Shotsuki Memorial Service – February 2024


2/11/2024 (posted) – Japanese Heritage Night

Giants vs Dodgers Game – Friday May 17, 2024


More Information (LINK)


2/8/2024 – Busshin Newsletter – March 2024 Issue

Past issues of BCO Busshin (Link)


2/4/2023 – Dharma Family Service – Godzilla !!!


2/1/2024 (posted)- KQED Interview:

4/6/2023 – Bay Area Teacher on Growing Up ‘Multiracial Japanese American’ — and Why Ethnic Studies Matters – Joemy Ito-Gates

“Woman. Daughter Adoptee. AIDS Orphan. Hapa. Japanese-American. Asian. Asian-American. Queer Musician. Writer. Martial Artist. Alive.” Those are the words a 21-year-old Joemy Ito-Gates wrote below a photograph of her taken by artist Kip Fulbeck as part of his photography project documenting mixed-race people…. (KQED LINK)

Note: Joemy is an active member of the BCO community.


1/28/2023posted – Tule Lake Pilgrimage 2024

– July 5-8 2024

More Information (Link)


1/28/2024 – Dharma Family Service


1/27/2024 – Youth Club Basketball Schedule 2023-24


1/21/2023 – Dharma School Service


1/20/2023 – Funeral Services for Rev Dr Seigen H Yamaoka

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(Click here to download a copy of the Funeral Program

Presented by the BCO Media Team 2024


1/8/2024 – Busshin Newsletter – February 2024 Issue

Past issues of BCO Busshin (Link)


1/8/2023 posted – BCA Youth Events – Summer Retreat

Event Flyer (jpeg)


Dharma Forward Campaign

DHARMA FORWARD IS OUR VISION TO BUILD THE FUTURE OF BUDDHISM IN AMERICA

  • Dharma Forward Fundraising Campaign
  • BCA – Dharma Forward Information (LINK)



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