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  • Pep Rally for the 100th Anniversary of the Young Men’s Association Held in Hawaii

    Pep Rally for the 100th Anniversary of the Young Men’s Association Held in Hawaii

    On May 20, Tenrikyo Young Men’s Association Hawaii Chapter held a pep rally for the 100th anniversary of the Young Men’s Association, which doubled as the chapter’s 60th convention [...]

  • New York Center’s 40th Anniversary

    New York Center’s 40th Anniversary

    On May 7, Tenrikyo Mission New York Center held a service commemorating the 40th anniversary of its founding [...]

  • Annual Hinokishin Day Observed across the World

    Annual Hinokishin Day Observed across the World

    Under the slogan “Letʼs convey a sense of gratitude and expand the circle of joy,” this yearʼs Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed at various locations throughout Japan as well as in 31 overseas countries and regions on or around April 29. Expressing their gratitude for being kept alive by the blessings of God, participants worked [...]

  • Bishop Yamanaka Delivers Opening Invocation at Hawaii State Legislature

    Bishop Yamanaka Delivers Opening Invocation at Hawaii State Legislature

    On March 17, Bishop Shugo Yamanaka of Tenrikyo Mission Headquarters of Hawaii delivered the opening invocation at the Hawaii State Legislative session [...]

  • March 2017 Monthly Service

    March 2017 Monthly Service

    The March Monthly Service of Tenrikyo Church Headquarters was performed in the Main Sanctuary on the 26th with the Shinbashira presiding as chief officiant.
    The Shinbashira began the Service prayer by expressing gratitude for God the Parent’s constant blessings. He then said: “All of us church head ministers and other Yoboku are constantly working to convey [...]

Today’s Verse

Though Tsukihi looks all over the world, there is no one who knows the origin.

Desiring to teach this origin to the world by all means, Tsukihi has become revealed. (XIII:30-31)

This Month’s Message: Oyasama

Oyasama once told a follower who had arrived at the Residence after a difficult journey through heavy snow:
“Oh, I am so glad to see you have come. God the Parent lent a hand to bring you home. You had a hard time, slipping at many places. However, you were joyful. Sah, sah, God the Parent [...]

Mission Headquarters in Taiwan Installs Its New Bishop

On June 18, the Shinbashira and his wife, Mrs. Harue Nakayama, attended a service performed at Tenrikyo Mission Headquarters in Taiwan to install Honbu-in Koji Masui as its 15th bishop. The service drew approximately 640 followers from across Taiwan. In his address, the Shinbashira stressed that the Joyous Life would come from the unity of [...]

June 2017 Monthly Service

The June Monthly Service of Tenrikyo Church Headquarters was conducted on the 26th in the Main Sanctuary with the Shinbashira presiding as chief officiant.
The Shinbashira began the Service prayer by expressing gratitude for the boundless blessings through which God the Parent constantly watches over us and guides us to the Joyous Life. He then pledged [...]

This Month’s Message: Loving-Kindness

Oyasama once told a follower shortly after he began to follow the path:
“Become a person with a gentle heart.”
Anecdotes of Oyasama, no. 123

There may be times when, after receiving a negative comment from someone we know, we feel so angry that we can barely contain ourselves. We might think of getting back at that person.
Yet [...]

Pep Rally for the 100th Anniversary of the Young Men’s Association Held in Hawaii

Pep Rally for the 100th Anniversary of the Young Men’s Association Held in Hawaii

On May 20, Tenrikyo Young Men’s Association Hawaii Chapter held a pep rally for the 100th anniversary of the Young Men’s Association, which doubled as the chapter’s 60th convention [...]

New York Center’s 40th Anniversary

New York Center’s 40th Anniversary

On May 7, Tenrikyo Mission New York Center held a service commemorating the 40th anniversary of its founding [...]