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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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March 25, 2018
  • March 25, 2018

    Regular Sunday Service

    11:00 am | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


March 29, 2018
  • March 29, 2018

    Meditation & Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo


April 1, 2018
  • April 1, 2018

    Food & Bento Sale

    12:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Social Hall



It’s time for your 2018 membership

March 05, 2018

We must now approach you and remind you to renew or apply for your membership for 2018. This past year our membership rose to Read More

Sangha Day 2018

March 05, 2018

For 68 years, the TBC Sangha has had the privilege of providing volunteer support and hosting events at our Temple. Each year Read More

TBC New Year’s Social

March 05, 2018

On Sunday January 28th we held our annual pot luck luncheon in the Social Hall following the morning service. The congregants Read More

Special Events

Hanamatsuri Family Banquet

April 15th, 2018 – Save the date! The TBC Sangha are pleased to announce that the annual Hanamatsuri Family banquet will be held at a new time and date this year. Traditionally, we have hosted this event on the Saturday night before the Hanamatsuri service. To make our event more convenient for the schedules of […]

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Food and Bento Sale

TBC Buyo Group presents a Food and Bento Sale, that is set to take place on Sunday, April 1st, 2018. Mark the calendar to make sure you come and get some of your favourite items!

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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!