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2010 Central California Buddhist Women’s Association 54 th Conference. Along with your table, try to answer as many questions as possible. See how knowledgeable you are about Shinran Shonin and things that happened over 55 years ago when the 1 st annual CCBWA conference was held!.

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2010

Central California Buddhist Women’s Association

54th Conference


Along with your table, try to answer as many questions as possible.

See how knowledgeable you are about Shinran Shonin and things that happened over 55 years ago when the 1st annual CCBWA conference was held!


Question #1

What is Shinran Shonin’s birthdate?


Question #2

The CCBWA Conference began around 1955. What famous Die Hard star was born?


Question #3

How many children did Shinran Shonin have?


Question #4

What famous theme park opened in 1955?


Question #5

Can you list the

sutra chant written by Shinran Shonin?


Question #6

What famous food chain started in 1955?


Question #7

What was the name of the temple where Shinran, as a young child, received his Tendai ordination for priesthood?


Question #8

In the 1950’s, what did you have to send in to get a Captain Midnight decoder ring?


Question #9

How much was minimum wage raised to from 75¢ in 1955?


Question #10

How many siblings did Shinran Shonin have?


Question #11

Which state first enacted automobile seat belt legislation in 1955?


Question #12

Who was Shinran Shonin a disciple of?


Question #13

Who first recorded “You’ll Never Know” at the age of 13 in 1955?


Question #14

In what city was Shinran born?


Question #15

What famous woman was arrested in 1955?


Question #16

Which province was Shinran exiled to in 1207?


Question #17

Who hit his career home run, number 100 in 1955?


Question #18

Who were Matsuwakamaro’s (Shinran Shonin) parents?


Question #19

What did the U.S.A. test in the Nevada desert in 1955?


Question #20

In what year was Shinran married to Eshinni?


Question #21

In the 50’s, what prize was offered in a box of Quaker Oats Shredded Wheat?


Question #22

What famous young actor was killed in 1955?


Question #23

What was the name of Shinran’s daughter who inherited her family’s temple?


Question #24

Which longest running soap opera moved from radio to television in the early 1950’s?


Question #25

What percentage of the world population are Buddhists?

(all sects)


Question #1

What is Shinran Shonin’s birthdate?

May 21, 1173


Question #2

The CCBWA Conference began around 1955. What famous Die Hard star was born?

Bruce Willis


Question #3

How many children did Shinran Shonin have?

6 children


Question #4

What famous theme park opened in 1955?

Disneyland


Question #5

Can you list the sutra chant written by Shinran Shonin?

Shoshinge


Question #6

What famous food chain started in 1955?

McDonald’s


Question #7

What was the name of the temple where Shinran, as a young child, received his Tendai ordination for priesthood?

Shoren Temple, then to

Enrakuji Temple on Mt.

Hiei


Question #8

In the 1950’s, what did you have to send in to get a Captain Midnight decoder ring?

Ovaltine seals


Question #9

How much was minimum wage raised to from 75¢ in 1955?

$1.00


Question #10

How many siblings did Shinran Shonin have?

Two brothers


Question #11

Which state first enacted automobile seat belt legislation in 1955?

Illinois


Question #12

Who was Shinran Shonin a disciple of?

Honen Shonin


Question #13

Who first recorded “You’ll Never Know” at the age of 13 in 1955?

Barbra Streisand


Question #14

In what city was Shinran born?

Kyoto, Japan

(Hino – 2 miles from Kyoto)


Question #15

What famous woman was arrested in 1955?

Rosa Parks for not giving

up her seat on a

city bus.


Question #16

Which province was Shinran exiled to in 1207?

Echigo Province

(Niigata Prefecture)


Question #17

Who hit his career home run, number 100 in 1955?

Mickey Mantle


Question #18

Who were Matsuwakamaro’s (Shinran Shonin) parents?

Lord and Lady Arinori


Question #19

What did the U.S.A. test in the Nevada desert in 1955?

Nuclear Bomb


Question #20

In what year was Shinran married to Eshinni?

1210 AD


Question #21

In the 50’s, what prize was offered in a box of Quaker Oats Shredded Wheat?

LAND – a deed of land for 1 square inch in the Yukon Territory (Sergeant Preston of the Yukon)


Question #23

What was the name of Shinran’s daughter who inherited her family’s temple?

Kakushinni


Question #24

Which longest running soap opera moved from radio to television in the early 1950’s?

Guiding Light


Question #25

What percentage of the world population are Buddhists?

(all sects)

6 %


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