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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.
  • Family members

    Family members

    enjoying a celebration dinner at the Temple.
  • A place to meet...

    A place to meet...

    New friends, learn more about Buddhism and join groups of interest.
  • Members


    gathering in our social hall.
  • Dana group

    Dana group

    A women's organization at the Temple that takes an active role in fundraising projects.
  • Youth & Young Adult group

    Youth & Young Adult group

    enjoying a week at Camp Lumbini in Wasaga Beach.

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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July 9, 2016
  • July 9, 2016

    Obon - Cemetery Visitation

    8:00 am | Please see schedule under 'The Latest' section for location & times


July 10, 2016
  • July 10, 2016

    Obon Service

    11:00 am | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


July 16, 2016
  • July 16, 2016

    Mindful Meditation Workshop

    10:00 am | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo



yoga camp green acres

Kids Sangha Yoga

June 14, 2016

On Sunday June 12th Kids Sangha held a yoga class at Camp Green Acres.  Yoga teacher Alex Paredes lead both adults and kids in Read More

JSBTC2 2016

Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada – AGM 2016

June 14, 2016

This year’s annual meeting was held in Winnipeg at the Manitoba Buddhist temple from April 22 to 24. For the many Read More


Obon – Cemetery Visitation Schedule

May 30, 2016

SATURDAY, JULY 9TH, CEMETERY VISITATION SCHEDULE With just a month and a half away until Obon weekend, the Obon committee has Read More




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!