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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 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

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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February 20, 2020
  • February 20, 2020

    Meditation & Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


February 23, 2020
  • February 23, 2020

    Regular Service

    11:00 am | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


February 27, 2020
  • February 27, 2020

    Meditation & Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo



Notice of Annual General Meeting

January 12, 2020

This is a notice of the Annual General Meeting of the Members of Toronto Buddhist Church. On Sunday January 19th, 2020 at Read More

Food Fest

January 11, 2020

The Dana and Shin Fujinkai will be holding their Annual Foodfest on Sunday, February 2nd, 2020 , the proceeds from which will be Read More


January 10, 2020

Do you have your parents’, grandparents' or gifts of Japanese wares, ikebana supplies, kimonos, yukatas, accessories, dolls Read More

Special Events

TBC New Year’s Social

On Sunday January 26th 2020 we will be celebrating our annual New Year’s Social following the morning service. Come out and meet new friends or reconnect with old friends. Pot Luck lunch – Share your favourite, dish and experience new foods from our Sangha. There will be door prizes and bingo. Any donations are welcome.

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2020 Membership Fee

IT’S 2020, TIME TO RENEW OR APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP AND TO SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THE TEMPLE. You can join or renew on-line by going to the ‘Jodo Shinshu’ page and click on ‘Membership’. You can also print out the application form on this page and mail it to the Toronto Buddhist Church along with […]

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