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Connecting Hearts Across Time and Space – BLIA Toronto Virtual Annual General Meeting and FGS Annual Volunteers Dinner

More than 500 members and volunteers attended the 2020 BLIA-Toronto Virtual Annual General Meeting and FGS Annual Volunteers Dinner through Zoom at 5pm on January 24, 2021. The event was jointly organized by Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto and BLIA-Toronto. Members and volunteers were connected with each other duri...

Dharma Day Celebration – 15th Annual Buddha’s Light Young Adult Scholarship Award

Due to the Ontario provincial Stay-At-Home Order in place to combat the worsening pandemic, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto’s 15th Annual Buddha’s Light Young Adult Scholarship Award Ceremony has been held online to recognize youths who excelled academically and volunteered actively at the temple in the past year....

Three Acts of Goodness - Tis the Season for Sharing – 6th Meadowvale Scouts Year End Virtual Gathering

On December 13, 2020, the 6th Meadowvale Scout Group held their year end gathering, entitled “Three Acts of Goodness - Tis the season for Sharing”. There was a total of 45 participants from various sections, along with special guests, The Director of Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto, Venerable Miao Mu, and Scout Adv...

Self-improvement Must Continue Despite the Pandemic – BLIA Toronto Chapter Online Workshop

Life changed suddenly for the whole world when COVID-19 arrived, but BLIA Toronto Chapter continues to provide various activities for the needs of members by adopting new technology.

 

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The Launch of Buddha’s Light Spiritual Care Group

Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto and the Buddha’s Light International Association (BLIA) Toronto Chapter have united for a common cause: to increase support and service for BLIA members. Three seminars on spiritual care were held over two days from December 8 to the 9.

 

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New Year’s Day Celebration and Recitation Contest – Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto Chinese School

As the year 2020 comes to the end, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto Chinese School hosted the “New Year’s Day Celebration and Recitation Contest”. The virtual event was held during the last class of this year on December 13, 2020. All the students welcomed the upcoming year through their resounding and heartwarming...

Learning More About Coronavirus – BLIA Health Seminar on Coronavirus Tests

On Dec 12, BLIA Toronto Da Tzu Subchapter 1 organized an online health seminar. The topic was “Learning More About Coronavirus - On the Various Testing Methods.” The speaker was Dr Hui Li, a scientific consultant providing medical diagnostic and nutraceutical consultation to physicians and patients, and a lecturer...

Celebration of Dharma Day – Thousand-Attendee Virtual Buddhist Examination

In celebration of Dharma Day on December 6, 2020, the 27 North American BLIA chapters held a virtual Buddhist examination and forum event for the first time. Fo Guang Shan members ...

Canadian Prime Minister Thanks All Faith Leaders for Supporting During the Pandemic

On December 3, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined a video conference on the topic of “The Contribution of Faith Communities in the Pandemic” with over 430 faith ...

“Illuminate the Heart” Online Completion Ceremony 2020 Humanistic College of Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto

On the evening of November 24, Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto hosted “Illuminate the Heart” Humanistic College Online Completion Ceremony 2020 via YouTube live streaming service and Zoom meeting platform. 160 members, including teachers and students, attended the virtual ceremony. The video on YouTube reached nearly 500 views that...

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