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Enjoy the DECEMBER 2021 edition of the NENJU, the newsletter of the Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada (JSBTC).

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Sunday Services – In-Person & Online

We are pleased to be able to provide a hybrid service with in-person and online live-streaming available. When attending in-person please be aware of the following: Face masks would be appreciated. We will have face masks available, if needed Maintain social distancing between cohorts Please
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Cook with the Sangha

A fun, relaxed way to learn something new. This will be an in-person cooking demo of several tasty recipes on Sunday, February 26th, 2023 at noon at the temple so come on out and join the Sangha as we learn together and enjoy each other’s
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Furoshiki Workshop

A more sustainable (and beautiful) way to wrap!  The Calgary Buddhist Temple Sangha Engagement is pleased to organize this in-person workshop on Sunday, Jan 29/23 at 1pm which will be held at the Temple and will be taught by a local business, Nanao Kimono (
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Ikebana Centerpiece Class

Ikebana 2022 Sunday, December 18 from 1:30-4:30pm at the Temple.  The price is $75 and includes flowers and materials.  Students must bring their own container and scissors. If you are interested in this class, please let Rika know before the end of November!  Rika Saruwatari trained under
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Meditation and Reflection

An opportunity to gather together for meditation and reflection at the Temple in the Hondo (main hall) from 7:00 to 8:00 pm.  Doors will open to the temple at 6:40 pm (20 minutes early) on the following dates: Tuesday, December 6 January – December 2023: 
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Community Outreach

Dana - giving without thought of receiving something in return In November, the Calgary Buddhist Temple Sangha Engagement will be giving back to the community which is an important way of showing you care! For more than 60 years, the Calgary Drop-In Centre (the DI) has been more than an emergency shelter. Rooted in community
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Important Dates


There is a 30 minute seated meditation held BEFORE each Sunday service at the Temple from 9:00 to 9:30am.

Sunday Services start at 10:00am and are held in-person as well as online. Online on the Temple's Facebook Group.

Meditation & Reflection Sessions at the Temple: Tuesday, Dec 6 from 7-8pm. In 2023, every 2nd and 4th Tuesday of a month from 7-8pm.


Attend one of the engaging virtual/online workshops hosted for the Sangha or community!