Na-Mu-Myo-Ho-Ren-Ge-Kyo 南無妙法蓮華經


hiroshima day

72nd Commemoration Ceremony of Hiroshima-Nagasaki Grafton Peace Pagoda Saturday August 5th, 2017 Na Mu Myo Ho Ren Ge Kyo As we gather today to commemorate the anniversary of the bombings in Hiroshima and Nagasaki the new US administration is calling for a massive increase in the military budget, is escalating war in Syria, has deployed […]

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Water Walk for Life

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Water Walk for Life 13 day/170 mile prayer walk from Ramapough-Lunaape to Grafton, NY Saturday July 22 thru Saturday August 5, 2017 Our walk connects communities along the Hudson River Valley, land held sacred by many. We start in Ramapough, which means “Sweet Water” in the Algonquin language, and end at the Grafton Peace Pagoda, […]

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 Buddha’s Birthday-Flower Festival Sunday, May 28, 2017   11:00AM “The time has come.  Time has come when we can no longer contain the urge to do something but rush out of our houses. Time has come to look up to heaven, prostrate ourselves to the earth, voice our grief and share it with everyone.”  — Nichidatsu Fuji Please […]

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Water Walk for Life

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Water Walk for Life 90-mile prayer walk from Carteret, NJ to Peekskill Landing Park, NY Sat., March 4 thru Sat., March 11, 2017   Join this march beginning 3/4/17—for a few hours or a few days…in solidarity with The Standing Rock Sioux, with prayers for water at risk from the Pilgrim Pipeline & Spectra-AIM (Algonquin) pipeline projects in […]

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peace pagoda

Na Mu Myo Ho Ren Ge Kyo     Grafton Peace Pagoda 23rd Anniversary Celebration  Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 11:00 AM All are invited. “If one wishes to have inner peace one must first pray for peace in the four directions (the entire world).” — Fujii Garuji, Founder of Nipponzan Myohoji “All things are bound together.  All […]

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