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In this modern world it’s easy to get swept away by our busy and complicated lives. Whether it be travelling to and from our many scheduled activities, caring for our loved ones, or being plugged in to one of our many devices, our minds are constantly running. Taking the time to stop, breathe, and realize the beauty in everything around us is something everyone can benefit from.

One of the most common things we hear from people when they first walk into our temple is the sudden feeling of calm that comes over them. Our temple is specially designed to do just that…to make you feel peace. […]

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  • Toronto Buddhist Church

    Toronto Buddhist Church

    located at Allen Rd. and Sheppard Ave., just east of the Downsview subway.
  • Toronto Buddhist Church Hondo

    Toronto Buddhist Church Hondo

    Join us every Sunday morning at 11:00 am for morning service
  • Kids Sangha Program

    Kids Sangha Program

    We gather every first and third Sunday at 10:30 am.
  • TBC members

    TBC members

    enjoying a train ride at Camp Green Acres.
  • A place to meet...

    A place to meet...

    New friends, learn more about Buddhism and have fun.
  • Family members

    Family members

    Enjoying time together at the Temple.
  • Special TBC Members

    Special TBC Members

    Long time members and active volunteers at the Temple.
  • Members of the Youth Group

    Members of the Youth Group

    Enjoying an evening celebration at the Temple.

New Here

I’m New

New to Toronto Buddhist Church?  Welcome.  We are a Jodo Shinshu Temple and would love to meet you.  Here’s some helpful information about us.

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View Calendar

View Calendar

Visit our Calendar page to find out about the exciting events we have planned for the month.  We offer activities and workshops for everyone.

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Dharma Talk / Guiding Light

Guiding Light

Keep up to date on Temple activities by reading our monthly newsletter.

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Make a Donation

Make a Donation

Donations are tremendously
appreciated and accepted through our on-line website.  Find out more information here.

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March 30, 2017
  • March 30, 2017

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


April 6, 2017
  • April 6, 2017

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


April 13, 2017
  • April 13, 2017

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo



Resume Writing Workshop – Sunday April 30, 2017

March 07, 2017

It's increasingly difficult for Canadians to find work these days. Permanent jobs are disappearing, youth unemployment Read More

Quebec City Moment of Silence and Reflection

March 06, 2017

(Editor’s Note: The following is the text of our brief moment of silence and reflection as observed at our temple Read More

Membership Fee Increase for 2017

January 10, 2017

wish to inform all of our Regular Members of an increase in the membership fees to be introduced starting January 1, Read More

Special Events

JSBTC Annual General Meeting – Apr. 21-23, 2017

Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada (JSBTC) Cordially invites you to the following events related to our JSBTC AGM 2017 which will be hosted by TBC on April 21-23, 2017 Attending meetings and Learn more about our Temple Activities: As an Observer of our Annual General Meeting on the following dates: Friday April 21, 2017 at […]

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Hanamatsuri Family Banquet

Join us on Saturday April 15, 2017 at 5:00 pm for our Annual Hanamatsuri Family Banquet! Program Details: Full Course Meal: Appetizers Choice of Roast Beef / Salmon / Vegan Entré Fruit Salad Cake Juice / Water / Green Tea / Coffee Entertainment & Bingo Adults – $12 Youth – $6 (17 and Under) TBC Kids […]

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Whether you are new to TBC or returning after a period of time, we are always happy to see you!  Come visit us on Sunday morning at 11:00 a.m. for service.

TBC Dharma Talk – Nirvana Day Service

Don’t miss out, listen here for an informative Dharma talk by Rev. Grant Ikuta!