Dainichi with Amida and Benzaiten

We are a Buddhist temple community putting the teachings of Tendai-shu Buddhism into practice in the Washington, DC metro area with members from Virginia, Maryland, and DC. All are welcome to attend. We regularly meet once per week for chanting liturgy gongyo and meditation service.

Please check our Calendar for IN-PERSON MEETINGS, online meetings, and special events such as retreats, potlucks, outdoor walks, and Sangha outings.

Typically every Sunday morning will be in the 2nd floor studio at 2402 Mount Vernon Avenue, Alexandria, VA 22301

An ordained person is available to perform weddings, funerals, and more. LGBTQIA+ welcoming and affirming. Please contact for information.