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22 Sep, 2013, 21:41 ET Shinnyo Lantern Floating For Peace Draws Thousands Of New Yorkers To Central Park To Celebrate Peace

 On Sunday, September 22nd, on the eve of the United Nations high-level segment, thousands of New Yorkers gathered for the first Shinnyo...


20 Jun, 2013, 14:09 ET Thousands to Gather for Inaugural Lantern Floating in Central Park Focused on Peace

 Shinnyo-en announces it will host an unprecedented Shinnyo Lantern Floating for Peace in Central Park on Sunday, September 22, 2013, the...


28 May, 2013, 05:20 ET Shinnyo-en Hosts 15th Annual Lantern Floating Hawaii On Memorial Day

 Today marks the 15th annual Lantern Floating Hawaii ceremony, one of the largest and most moving Memorial Day observances in the United...


24 Sep, 2012, 13:48 ET Shinnyo-en Global Interfaith Conference Explores Varieties of Meditation

 Shinnyo-en, the esoteric Buddhist denomination, in partnership with the Global Peace Initiative of Women (GPIW), sponsored a conclave of...


23 May, 2012, 13:00 ET Shinnyo-en Leads 14th Annual Lantern Floating Hawai'i

 Shinnyo-en (http://www.shinnyoen.org ), the Buddhist denomination in which all people regardless of age, gender, nationality, or religious...


29 Feb, 2012, 08:00 ET Shinnyo-en to Conduct Its First Fire and Water Ceremony in Africa

 Shinnyo-en (http://www.shinnyoen.org ), the Buddhist denomination in which all people regardless of age, gender, nationality, or religious...


26 May, 2011, 11:00 ET Memorial Day in Honolulu - Shinnyo-en Buddhists Host 13th Annual Lantern Floating Hawaii Ceremony

Shinnyo-en, a global Buddhist denomination, and the Honolulu-based Na Lei Aloha Foundation are hosting the 13th annual Lantern Floating Hawaii...


21 Oct, 2010, 08:00 ET Shinnyo-en Buddhist Ceremony, Representing Altruism and World Peace, to be Held in the U.S. for the First Time

For the first time, the Shinnyo-en Buddhist community will host its annual Saisho Homa fire rite ceremony in the United States, at the Shinnyo-en...


25 Jun, 2010, 15:54 ET Buddhist Leader Visits New York City to Present Gift to the City and Mayor Bloomberg

Her Holiness Shinso Ito, Head Priest of Shinnyo-en, an international Buddhist order, visits New York City on the occasion of the opening sessions...


12 Jun, 2008, 01:00 ET Shinnyo-en Buddhism Brings Taiko Drum Ceremony to UCLA's Royce Hall

LOS ANGELES, June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- WHO: Shinnyo-en, an independent Buddhist order based on the teachings of the...