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Welcome to the Konko Mission of Waipahu

94-106 Mokukaua Street

Waipahu, HI 96797

(808) 677-3716


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Services and Grand Ceremonies:

3/21 Sunday 10:00am    Spring Memorial Service and Rev Yoshifusa Nishida 40th Memorial Service

4/11 Sunday 10:30am    Tenchi Kane no Kami Grand Ceremony and Rev Mitsuko Yasutake 1st Memorial Service

9/19 Sunday 10:00am    Autumn Memorial Service

10/10 Sunday 11:00am   Ikigami Konko Daijin Grand Ceremony



Want to learn a martial art from Japan called kendo that resembles the ancient sword-fighting of the samurai warriors?

Our sessions start at 6:30 pm every Tuesday and end at 7:30 pm with 2-3 sensei leading the practice attended by 4-6 students ranging in age from 11-19.

Park in the lot adjacent to the practice hall.

Tuition of $2 monthly is charged only after one month.

Any questions, call John Tamashiro, 455-8132



1938   Rev. Santaro Sonoda began missionary work at home of church member.

] 959   Waipahu church was built at present location.

1973   Rev. Sonoda returned to Japan.  Rev. Masato Kawahatsu arrived in Waipahu.

1978   The Waipahu Konko Mission Kendo Club was begun.

1979   Rev. Tetsuro Yasutake and his family arrived.



Rev. Tetsuro, Mitsuko, Katsuo, Akinobu, Miyoko, Mitsumasa, Noriko, and Mayumi Yasutake


Church Activities

Sunday: Yoga class (11:00-12:00)

Monday: Shiatsu therapy

Tuesday: Kendo Club (18:30-19:30)



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