The IBC was establised in 2001 to share the Buddha's teachings (Dharma)
in English with people of any nationality, especially non-Japanese living
in Japan. We offer a warm Buddhist community where we can help and encourage
each other to acquire the Buddha's wisdom and compassion in daily life.
Everyone is welcome!
International Buddhist Congregation
Buddha's wisdom changes your life ------
Welcome to the IBC website. The IBC is a Buddhist community offering an
opportunity to study and practice Shakyamuni Buddha's teachings in daily
life. We have Buddhist service in English every Sunday in a friendly atmosphere.
April 6, 13, 20 May 4, 11, 18, 25.
June 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 30
10:45 a.m. at the Birthplace of RK
・We have faith in the Eternal Buddha Shakyamuni who
embodies the great life-force of the universe.
・Our faith is based on the teachings of Ekayana (One
Vehicle) Buddhism which includes core Buddhist
teachings and the wisdom of the Lotus Sutra.
・Through the study and practice of these teachings, we
recognize and respect the buddha-nature in ourselves
・We follow the bodhisattva way to perfect ourselves and
to bring peace to our families, communities, countries
and to the world.