Welcome to
TORONTO BUDDHIST CHURCH

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 Sheppard West subway station.
  • 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
Newsletter

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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WHAT'S AHEAD

January 17, 2019
  • January 17, 2019

    Meditation & Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

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January 19, 2019
  • January 19, 2019

    Hoonko Vegetarian Potluck Dinner

    5:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Social Hall

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  • January 19, 2019

    Hoonko Eve Service

    6:30 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

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THE LATEST

Notice of Annual General Meeting

January 13, 2019

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS OF TORONTO BUDDHIST CHURCH Date: Sunday, January 20, 2019 Time: 1:00 pm Read More

TBC Spring Higan and Keirokai

January 13, 2019

On Sunday March 17th we will be observing our Spring Higan or Ohigan Service. “Higan” literally means “The other Read More

November 25 Service With Guest Speaker Jeff Wilson Sensei

January 13, 2019

ZERO SUM GAME In game theory and economic theory, a zero-sum game is a mathematical representation of a situation in Read More

Special Events

FOODFEST – Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

The Dana and Shin Fujinkai will be holding their Annual Foodfest on Sunday, February 3th, 2019, the proceeds from which will be used to support the JSBTC Women’s Federation Outreach Program. Donations of any food items, such as homemade preserves, jams, fukujinzuke, pickles, homemade senbei, makisushi, sekihan, inari sushi, chiraishi sushi, manju, pastries and of […]

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It’s time for your 2019 membership

We must now approach you and remind you to renew or apply for your membership for 2019. This past year our membership was slightly lower than 2017 memberships. We hope that this will not be a trend for future years. We know there are still some who have not applied for membership or have forgotten […]

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