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 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
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 8, 2016
  • December 8, 2016

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

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December 15, 2016
  • December 15, 2016

    Meditation and Mindfulness with Ray Nakano

    7:00 pm | Toronto Buddhist Church - Hondo

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December 18, 2016
  • December 18, 2016

    Kids Sangha Holiday Party

    11:00 am | Kids Classroom

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THE LATEST

TBC Bazaar 2016

December 06, 2016

After all the preparations and hard work by our many volunteers, we were blessed with a beautiful, sunny fall day with Read More

Knitting & Crocheting for the Homeless

December 06, 2016

The cold weather will soon be here and we are asking the talented ladies (and men) if they would help make items for Read More

Membership Fee Increase for 2017

December 06, 2016

wish to inform all of our Regular Members of an increase in the membership fees to be introduced starting January 1, Read More

Dharma Sharing

Awareness by Gyomay Kubose

Buddhism is awareness.  In our lives, unless we are aware, we will not see the truth:  the truth about ourselves, other things, and the truth about other lives. It is our tendency to always look outside – around us.  We forget to look deep within.  When we practice self-intropection, we can see all kinds of […]

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Join our Virtual Book club!

The LDC (Living Dharma Centre) is starting a Virtual Book Club this fall. We invite interested people to read a specific book chosen every three months and sign up for email participation and discussion.

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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!