COVID-19 Temple Update

As of January 14, 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 by email –  rev.ouchi@tbc.on.ca or indicate its urgency in your message.  Thank you for your understanding.

The safety of all our temple members and guests continue to be at the forefront and we thank everyone for their flexibility and support throughout this past year. Please continue to enjoy our weekly services through Zoom and stay safe. 

Please read on for the latest update.

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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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Weekly Zoom Services now Available

November 30, 2020

Starting Sunday December 6th, 2020 we will be holding weekly virtual services via Zoom. Please register with the office by Read More

The Calgary Buddhist Temple “Sangha Engagement”

November 26, 2020

Is pleased to highlight these upcoming, online workshops and invite you to share these wonderful opportunities with Read More

Welcome Back Rev. Ouchi!

October 23, 2020

We are pleased to welcome Reverend Yoshimichi Ouchi back to the Naijin after a very long year. Welcome back Rev. Ouchi! We Read More

Special Announcements

Donations – We Need Your Help!

For the past 6 months, I have been wondering like many of you, if the temple will ever reopen. Will we survive this pandemic closure? What will the temple look like if and when Toronto Buddhist Church reopens? How will the TBC change under the pressure and restrictions of COVID-19? Well, the time has come […]

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JSBTC Zoom Lecture Series

Waking up to Peace of Mind in the Age of Conflict and Distorted Views. Join us on Saturday December 19, 2020 at 12:00 pm. for an 80 minute lecture by Rev. Henry Adams. Rev. Henry Adams is a Minister at San Mateo Buddhist Temple. This lecture is open to the public. You don’t have to […]

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