Ceremonies

Go Kuyo

Some traditional Shingon Buddhist ceremonies are performed on a monthly basis. These ceremonies are accessibly to all and are easy to follow. We have English prayer books available if needed. Those who wishes to attend a ceremony, a mail or text...

Segaki Kuyo

Twice a year we perform the Segaki Kuyo-ceremony, “Offerings for the Hungry Spirits.” One time in spring, one time in autumn, usually around the equinox, when day and night are of equal duration. We stand in the middle of our time. We have made...

Hana Kuyo

Each year at the end of the season,we perform a traditional Flower Offering Ceremony at the Japanese Garden of the city of Hasselt. With this we wish to express our gratitude towards the flowers that colored our lives. We take time to appreciate...

Bussho’e

On the eight day of the fourth month most Buddhist countries celebrate the birth of the Buddha. Listening to the traditional stories of the birth of the Buddha we contemplate the meaning of new life and the limitless possibilities it opens up. We...