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2021 FGS Toronto Summer 3G Kids Camp – An Illuminating Journey of Wisdom

By Angel Hsieh

 

Instead of going on camping trips, 21 campers from Canada and the US gathered for Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto’s very first “virtual” children’s summe...

Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto Chinese School 2020-2021 Graduation Ceremony

On the morning of June 27, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto (FGS Toronto) Chinese School held the “2020-2021 Graduation Ceremony” online. Over 50 participants attended, including students, parents, and teachers. A special short clip was presented to all participants to recap the wonderful moments in this school year...

2021 Virtual Vesak Festival 10th Anniversary of the Largest Annual Buddhist Festival in Canada

Due to the pandemic, the annual Vesak Festival and Buddha’s Birthday Celebration jointly held by Buddhist temples in the GTA was held virtually on May 22, 2021. Around 500 participants joined through social platforms such as Zoom, YouTube, and Facebook simultaneously. During the celebration, Prime Minister of Canad...

Hope in the Era of COVID – The Interfaith Community Breakfast

The Interfaith Community Breakfast was held in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada on May 19 through Zoom, YouTube, and Facebook. For the first time, it was held virtually due to the pandemic. The Abbess of Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto, Venerable Chueh Fan, attended the event. She discussed Buddhist principles and shared...

Faith and Legacy Celebrating Buddha’s Birthday at Home

To celebrate Buddha’s birthday and to implement faith inheritance, BLIA-Toronto specially held the “Faith and Legacy - Celebrating Buddha’s Birthday at Home” event. Members were encouraged to set up a Buddha bathing pool at home and bathing Buddha with the whole family on this special day. Furthermore, members also...

The Warmth and Joyful Mobile Bathing Buddha Event Arranged by the BLIA Toronto North York Subchapter

To celebrate Fo Guang Shan 55th Anniversary, BLIA-Toronto North York Subchapter promoted the Global Simultaneous Sutra Transcription. For the sake of serving elderly members, the subchapter not only distributed the transcripts of the Heart Sutra to members by a self-owned SUV, but the SUV also brought nicely decora...

Sharing the Origination of the Buddha’s Precept At Islamic Virtual Ramadan Online Event

Venerable Chueh Fan, the Abbess of Fo Guan Shan Temple of Toronto, was invited by the Muslim organization, the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community in Mississauga to attend the Virtual Ramadan event on May 11. As the representative of Buddhism, the Abbess introduced the origination of the Buddha’s precept of not eating after...

Celebrate Fo Guang Shan 55th Anniversary

On May 16, the Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto and Detroit Children English Dharma Class especially designed a series of virtual activities for students to celebrate Fo Guang Shan 55th Anniversary.

 

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Happy Mother’s Day – Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto Chinese School

To celebrate Mother’s Day and inspiring students to understand their mother’s selfless dedication for them and the family, under the guidance of Monastic Advisor Venerable Ruxing, teachers prepared a variety of Mother’s Day interactive activities via the internet for students.

 

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Virtual Mother’s Day Celebration - Yummy Salads dedicated to Mothers Hosted by Mississauga 3rd & 4th Subchapters

To celebrate Mother's Day, BLIA Toronto Mississauga 3rd and 4th Subchapters held a virtual Vietnamese food-sharing activity on May 2. This vegetarian sharing activity was the subchapters’ first online event. Mrs. Lisa Chan, the subchapter advisor, demonstrated how to make the Vietnamese delicacy mango salads and sh...

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