Jodo Shu Peace Award

About Jodo Shu Peace Award

Jodo Shu Peace Awards are given to recognize and support the work of the Jodo Shu temples, priests, and organizations who are aspiring to non-profit, socially-engaged Buddhist activities for peace, international exchange, and social welfare, while upholding the purpose of sharing the teaching of Jodo Shu. We also aim to educate and foster the JPA members by sharing stories and know-how of the awardees’ activities in order for the members to better understand and take part in socially-engaged Buddhist activities.

The past awardees include temples and priests who: