Sensei James Martin

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Latest Blog Posting

Earth Day – Make a Joyful Noise including Sensei James Martin

Make a Joyful Noise!Earth Day @containR in Sunnyside April 22, 4-7PM Music by Vocal Latitudes World Music Choir, Mood Indigo Jazz Combo Marz Pineo | Spoken Word by Weyman Chan, Mark S Pineo, Sheri-D WilsonMural Artists Daniel J Kirk and Fairstyle | Dance by W&M Physical Theatre’sSurge Company & Helen Husak | Permaculture activity… Read more

Hana matsuri this coming Sunday

                Hana Matsuri means ‘flower festival’ and in Jodo Shinshu is celebrated as the Birthday of the Buddha. Each sangha member  attending will have an opportunity to bathe the Buddha statue in sweet tea and offer a flower. There is a lunch afterwards, all are welcome!… Read more

Latest Activities & Events


Every School Term, the Temple counts itself honoured that it is contacted by many students from the University of Calgary, Mount Royal, and other post-secondary & High Schools.

We are asked if it is ‘OK’ to observe when you are ‘On Assignment’ for class:

You Are Welcome!

James Sensei or Ken will try to answer your questions after the Service.


15th World Buddhist Women’s Convention will be held in Calgary, AB May 30 and 31, 2015

Please plan on joining the Canadian Sangha and be “Embraced by the Oneness of Life”
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