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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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May 28, 2017
  • May 28, 2017

    Diabetes, Diet & Lifestyle Information Session

    12:30 pm | Social Hall


June 1, 2017
  • June 1, 2017

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


June 8, 2017
  • June 8, 2017

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo



Virtual Book Club – A Man’s Search for Meaning

May 06, 2017

Living Dharma Centre Virtual Book Club Thank you for following our past discussions on Sensei Jeff Wilson’s book Read More

Hanamatsuri Service & Family Banquet

May 06, 2017

On Saturday April 15th, the TBC Sangha had the privilege of hosting the annual Hanamatsuri Family Banquet. Over a Read More

Spring Higan & Keirokai Celebration

April 14, 2017

Congratulations to the ladies of TBC Dana who were honoured during the Spring Ohigan service on Sunday, March 19th. A Read More

Special Events

Annual TBC Picnic – Sun June 11, 2017

 Annual TBC Picnic – Sunday June 11, 2017 TBC Annual Picnic Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Camp Green Acres 11123 Kennedy Road, Markham, ON Admission fee: Car and driver – $5.00 Adults (16 yrs+) $3.00 Seniors (65 yrs+) free & Children (15 yrs and under) free 10.00am Gates Open 11:00am – 11.45am – Kids Sangha […]

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Diabetes, Diet and Lifestyle Information Session

Sunday, May 28, 2017 12:30 to 2:00 p.m. Guest Speaker:  Jessica Chan Registered Nurse and Certified Diabetes Educator North York Family Health Team You are invited to join us to learn about the practical life choices that are important in preventing and living with diabetes in your everyday life. Brochures and pamphlets in English and […]

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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!