International Students’ Dinner

On Jan 11, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto again hosted an International Students’ Dinner, giving students who are away from homes with holiday joy and celebrating the Chinese New Year.
Over 120 international students from University of Toronto, University of Waterloo, and Buddhist Youth College students, as well as YAD and BLC members gathered together at the temple.Everyone enjoyed a night filled with fun activities, games, singing, dancing competitions,delicious food, and great company.  
Venerable Chueh Fan, the Abbess of Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto, led everyone to make the light offering to the Buddha and recited a prayer for students.  The abbess welcomed all students “Welcome come home”, and wishing all bringing the Buddha’s auspicious blessings and wisdom that provides energizing and illuminating warmth to bodies and minds, and have a year with abundance and academic fulfilment in 2020.