Ka Leo Kahea Submission Guidelines

Is something interesting happening at your temple? Ka Leo Kāhea, the statewide newsletter of the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii, informs and connects every member of our statewide Sangha. Through this connection, temples and districts learn from and help each other, thus strengthening our organization. Bishop Eric Matsumoto, President Warren Tamamoto, and the newsletter team invite you to contribute articles. Below are the deadlines for submitting articles for 2023.

March issue – January 15, 2023; June issue – April 15, 2023; September issue – July 15, 2023; December issue – October 15, 2023.

Here are some submission guidelines.

  • Articles should be 500-1000 words, typed, in Microsoft Word. Please include the author’s (or contact’s) name and title, temple or affiliation, and suggested article title.
  • Articles should be submitted as an email attachment and sent to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Please include the article title or subject in the file name. Please do not format articles with photos.
  • A photo or photos to accompany the article will enhance the presentation. Images should be at least 2MB in size. The image files should be from the original phone (not from text messages). Please send each image as a separate JPEG or TIFF file.
  • Send article and photos separately. Include photo captions with the text. Do not embed images in Word documents or send PDF files.


Feel free to email us if you have any questions. We look forward to receiving your wonderful articles and photos!
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