A Buddhist center in Columbus, Ohio that was destroyed by arson fire in January 2016 has raised $1.5 million dollars toward its $2.3 million goal to rebuild.
A Buddhist temple in Hancock County, Ohio was destroyed by fire on Friday night. No one was injured in the fire.
In February, Songtsen Gampo Buddhist Center opened in Lakewood, Ohio, a city of 50,000 residents, neighboring Cleveland.
On Sunday morning, the Columbus KTC Center, a Buddhist center in Columbus, Ohio, was destroyed by fire.
In a letter dated January 5, Shohaku Okumura has announced that Sanshin Zen Community has selected Hoko Karnegis as its new Vice Abbot and future Abbot.