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

December 21, 2017
  • December 21, 2017

    Meditation & Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

    MORE DETAILS

December 28, 2017
  • December 28, 2017

    Cancelled Meditation & Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

    MORE DETAILS

December 31, 2017
  • December 31, 2017

    Bell Ringing Ceremony at TBC

    11:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

    MORE DETAILS

THE LATEST

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

December 08, 2017

NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE MEMBERS OF TORONTO BUDDHIST CHURCH Date: Sunday, January 21, 2018 Time: 1:00 pm Read More

Farewell to Rev. Christina Yanko, Dave Ringle and Son Atticus

December 08, 2017

Four and a half months pass so quickly. In mid August, Rev. Christina reluctantly advised the Bishop and TBC that her husband Read More

Mochi Tsuki

December 08, 2017

Thank you Mochi Tsuki Test Pilots! ...and Please Join Us on December 29th for Mochi Tsuki! Test pilots are a breed apart - Read More

Special Events

Japanese New Year’s Hatsumode Event

Join us on New Year’s Day (January 1, 2018) for our Hatsumode Event!  Toronto Buddhist Church will be hosting a Japanese New Year’s Event called Hatsumode with TSR (Team Samurai Resurrection).  TSR was developed by young Japanese business and restaurant owners in Toronto. On January 1st, they will have authentic Japanese food for sale, Japanese […]

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Important Notice – Year End Bell Ringing at TBC

Year End Bell Ringing Service will be held at Toronto Buddhist Church NOT Ontario Place Please note that this year on Sunday December 31st, we will be having the Year End Bell Ringing Service at Toronto Buddhist Church. We will start assembling at 11:00pm. This is a change in venue due to safety considerations as […]

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WELCOME TO
TORONTO BUDDHIST CHURCH

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!