July-August-September Front Page
Buddhist Education Council
a. What is the S.D. Newsletter?
The Southern District Buddhist Education Council (BEC)
is a committee of the BCA Southern District Council.
Presently we are composed of four (4) lay members,
four (4) ministers, and representatives of the affiliated organizations
of the Southern District.
Our purpose is to assist in the promotion of religious
educational activities in the Southern District.
Some of the activities we have assisted in are: the
Southern District Howa Hour weekly radio broadcast, the Mini-district
Seminars held throughout our district, the annual religious retreat for
the Junior YBA, and the Audio-Visual library located at the Senshin
Other special programs are the taping of our Obon
dances for future reference and this, the first edition of our
Our hope is that with this newsletter, all of
the members of the Southern District will be better informed of the
activities in our District.
Gassho, Tom Sasaki, Chairman
Southern District Buddhist Education Council