wisteria symbol/home Watsonville Buddhist Temple location and phone
Organizations affiliated with the Watsonville Buddhist Temple support the church and community. For more information please call the Temple at (831)724-7860.
ABA (Adult Buddhist Association): This group of adults maintains a strong association with the Temple and provides much support and many services. ABA members are involved with fund raising, maintenance, recreational and other activities. aba
bwa BWA (Buddhist Women's Association or Fujinkai): This group of adult women is a backbone of the Temple and supports its activities financially and with tireless work. BWA maintains a youth scholarship program. Much of the delicious food and other items enjoyed at Temple events are prepared behind the scenes by BWA.
YBA (Young Buddhist Association): The YBA is a group of high school age youth that promotes activites that build character, social skills and leadership. The YBA holds pancake breakfasts and spaghetti feeds and participates in major Temple events. YBA members travel to other communities to take part in conferences, sports and social activities. yba
dharma school Dharma School The Watsonville Dharma School was formed by a group of parents, youth and church members who share the goal of teaching the Dharma to the youth and future members of our Temple. We welcome anyone who is interested in attending our Sunday services and activities. Our purpose is to provide children (and adults) with a nurturing and fun environment in which to learn the teachings of the Buddha (the Dharma).