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COVID-19 Temple Update

As of April 8, 2021, the Temple will be closed for at least 28 days during Ontario’s current State of Emergency and the Stay-At-Home Order.  While our office will be closed, we are still working so please leave a message either by telephone or email.  All messages will be answered promptly.  If your request is URGENT and outside regular business hours, please contact Reverend Ouchi here or indicate its urgency in your message.  Thank you for your understanding.

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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

THE LATEST

TBC Job Posting

June 07, 2021

The Toronto Buddhist Church’s mission is to lead the change in the generational and ethnic make-up of the temple in a Read More

A Reflection on Anti-Asian Violence

May 28, 2021

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, the increase in hate crimes and incidents against Asian-Canadians, Asian-Americans, and Read More

Special Service, Sunday May 30th, 2021

May 28, 2021

Toronto Buddhist Church will hold a joint service with the Eastern Buddhist League hosted by Ekoji Buddhist Temple from 11:30 am Read More

Special Announcements

TBC Obon Weekend

Obon is the annual Summer observance during which we remember our ancestors and all those who have gone before us. It is a time for remembrance as well as celebrating and showing gratitude though dance—Bon Odori (Bon Dance) – for the opportunity to have encountered the Dharma. In 2020, we were unable to hold our traditional Obon […]

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Jodo Shinshu Rituals Workshop

Join Reverend Yoshimichi Ouchi on Sunday June 13th, 2021 at 7:00 pm EST, 6 pm CT, 5 pm MT, 4 pm PT. to learn more about demystifying chanting Sutras and Gathas. For more information please see details below. A graduate of Gonshiki Shidosho in Kyoto, Rev. Ouchi received his licence of Tokubetsu Homuin in 2016, […]

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