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Makiki Cemetery obon service to honor immigrants

By Star-Advertiser staff

POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Jul 19, 2014

~~<p>Japanese immigrants buried in a common grave in Makiki will be remembered at an obon service set for Saturday, with dozens of ministers from various Buddhist sects gathering for sutra chanting.</p>
<p>The service, which begins at 9 a.m. at Makiki Cemetery, on Pensacola Street, is sponsored by the United Japa&shy;nese Society of Hawaii. The event is open to the public.</p>
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Japanese immigrants buried in a common grave in Makiki will be remembered at an obon service set for Saturday, with dozens of ministers from various Buddhist sects gathering for sutra chanting.

The service, which begins at 9 a.m. at Makiki Cemetery, on Pensacola Street, is sponsored by the United Japa­nese Society of Hawaii. The event is open to the public. Login for more...



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