Student, University British Columbia, 1937. Student, Ryukoku University, Kyoto, Japan, 1941. Student, University Toronto, 1942.
Ordained to ministry Buddhist Church, 1941. Minister Vancouver (British Columbia) Buddhist Temple, 1941-1942, Slocan (British Columbia) Buddhist Temple, 1942-1945, Toronto (Ontario) Buddhist Temple, 1945-1958. Director Buddhist education Buddhist Churches American, San Francisco, 1959-1968, bishop of the United States, 1968-1981.
Minister Ekoji Buddhist Temple, Springfield, Virginia, since 1981. President Institute Buddhist Studies, Berkeley, 1968-1981. Chairman Buddhist Churches American Fraternal Benefit Association, 1970-1981.
Member Human Resources Commission, San Mateo County, 1967. Member advisory board California Institute Asian Studies, 1969-1981. Board directors World Conference on Religion and Peace, since 1979, president, since 1983.
Married Sakaye Kawabata, January 31, 1946. Children: Elizabeth Noriko Tsuji Wadleigh, Maya Margaret Tsuji Lawrence. Rosalind Eiko, Eleanor Takako, Carolyn Emiko.