Sunday Dharma Service

Sun, May 28 - 10:00am to 12:30pm

Buddha's Light Scouts

Sun, May 28 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Fo Guang Shan Temple Chinese School

Sun, May 28 - 9:30am to 11:45am

Vesak Buddha's Birthday Celebration at Celebration Square

Sun, May 28 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm

Bright Light Chanting Service

Fri, May 26 - 10:00am to 12:30pm

Mission and Objectives

   The objectives of Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto are to promote the principles of Humanistic Buddhism and to foster peace and harmony among all peoples of the world. Venerable Master Hsing Yun, the founder of the Fo Guang Shan Toronto temple, has guided this effort by providing educational opportunities, sponsoring cultural events, engaging in community service, and by extensively writing and teaching about the Buddhist path of wisdom and compassion.
The goal and its aims are to promote Humanistic Buddhism around the world by the four founding principles:
  • To propagate Buddhist teachings through cultural activities.
  • To nurture talents through education.
  • To benefit societies through charitable programs.
  • To purify human hearts and minds through Buddhist practices.