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Eight Temple Volunteers Received the “Ontario's Volunteer Service Award”

The Ontario government is recognizing the outstanding contributions and efforts of 6,658 volunteers through 27 virtual Volunteer Service Award ceremonies across the province. On February 25, eight volunteers of Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto received the award via a virtual ceremony.

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A Heart-warming Spring Festival Virtual Visit for the Elders

Buddha’s Light Caring Group visited the Yee Hong Centre for Geriatric Care

 

On February 23, 15 volunteers of the Buddha's Light Caring Group, led by the...

UPCOMING – Teahouse resume for members' takeout service

Starting from March 16th, 2021, Waterdrop Tea House will resume for members' takeout service.

 

Order Hours: Tuesday–Sunday 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
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Online Offering Service for Buddhas & Celestial Guardians Jointly Held by Nine Fo Guang Shan Branch Temples in Canada and USA

Online Offering Service for Buddhas & Celestial Guardians 
Jointly Held by Nine Fo Guang Shan Branch Temples in Canada and USA

 

Due to the pan...

Launch of “The Three Acts of Goodness” Children Audio Book

“The Three Acts of Goodness” children audio book is based on Venerable Tze Hui’s book, “When Smartness Encounters Wisdom.” This book is a collection of stories that can stimulate a child’s interest in reading, as we...

Virtual Chinese New Year Celebration Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto Chinese School

To help students have a better understanding of Chinese New Year, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto Chinese School prepared various celebration activities online, which not only brings the traditional culture to the students but also promotes a healthier lifestyle to them.

 

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2021 Online Chinese Spring Festival Celebration

On February 11, 2021, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto and the Toronto chapter of the Buddha’s Light International Association held an online Chinese Spring Festival celebration. The event, held on Chinese New Year’s Eve, featured dazzling and diverse content for devotees celebrating the Year of the Ox. The Festival...

Virtual Celebration of Chinese Spring Festival with more than 500 People from the Canadian Federal Government

With the increase of Chinese immigrants in Canada, Chinese cultural festivals are being given more attention by the Canadian government; the Cabinet of the Federal Government held a "2021 Lunar New Year Virtual Celebration" at 8pm on February 11, 2021, which was attended by BLIA-Toronto President Mabel Lam. Prime Minister Justin Tru...

World Interfaith Harmony Week – Interfaith Prayer Virtual Gathering

To celebrate the 2021 United Nations World Interfaith Harmony Week, Mayor Bonnie Crombie, Mayor of Mississauga and the Interfaith Council of Peel (ICP) jointly hosted an Interfaith Prayer Virtual Gathering on Feb 12. Among the participants were representatives from various religions, community leaders and Peel Poli...

Lotus Mornings by BLIA English sub-chapter

Lotus Mornings are a monthly program of Dharma inspired topics, interest and education organized by the BLIA English subchapter of Toronto. In celebration of the Lunar New Year of the Ox, Lotus Mornings had a special focused theme of “Cultivate the Heart that Blooms in all Seasons” on Saturday, February 13th. The theme has been insp...

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