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Archive for May, 2015

International Cultural Seminar

International Cultural Seminar

Tenrikyo Young Men’s Association Headquarters held the 28th International Cultural Seminar on the afternoon of April 26 at Moya 38, drawing 222 people. This seminar aims to heighten association members’ awareness of the overseas mission, provide relevant information, and encourage directly supervised chapters to promote their activities.
After the opening remarks delivered by Association Headquarters Overseas [...]

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day Observed

Tenrikyo Hinokishin Day was observed across Japan on April 29, as well as at scores of locations in overseas countries and regions, mostly on weekends in April and May. The theme for this year was: “Taking advantage of this seasonable time, let’s sow seeds of sincerity.” In preparation for the day, followers had made proactive [...]

75,000 Gather to Celebrate Oyasama’s 217th Birthday

75,000 Gather to Celebrate Oyasama’s 217th Birthday

In commemoration of the everliving Oya­sama’s 217th birthday, the Oyasama Birth Celebration Service was conducted on April 18 in the Main Sanctuary and Foundress’ Sanctuary [...]

Leilehua High School Visits Tenri

Leilehua High School Visits Tenri

On March 17, 45 students from the Performing Arts Department of Leilehua High School in Hawaii performed together with about 300 music club students from Tenrikyo schools in a concert called Tenri Aloha Joint Concert, which was held in Tenri University’s Gymnasium 1.
Designed to provide opportunities for students of Leilehua High School and Tenrikyo schools [...]

Church Headquarters Announces New Personnel

Directors-in-Chief Sanctioned
On March 26, Honbu-in Hiroaki Yamazawa, 65, and Honbu-in Zensuke Nakata, 53, received sanction as the Director-in-Chief of Religious Affairs and the Director-in-Chief of Administrative Affairs, respectively. Rev. Yamazawa is serving his third term, and Rev. Nakata his first term.
Director-in-Chief Yamazawa was born on August 24, 1949, and received the truth of the [...]

Women’s Association Holds Commemorative Lecture Meetings

Women’s Association Holds Commemorative Lecture Meetings

In the late afternoon of April 18, the Women’s Association organized five lecture meetings in the Home of the Parent in commemoration of the association convention. Drawing a total audience of about 11,500 people, the events were held under the common theme “Nurturing Ourselves and Those around Us into True Yoboku.”
Mrs. Kuniyo Nakamori, chairwoman of [...]