We have recently received the Gomonshu sama’s latest message sent from the Hongwanji International Department. Please follow this link to read his message on “Gratitude for the Jodo Shinshu Teaching” which begins
“This year we will once again have the opportunity to observe the Commemorative Service
Join the Calgary Buddhist Temple Sangha Engagement on Sunday, October 17 at 1pm mountain time for this online 90 minute Discover Reiki session with Candice Macpherson. Candice is a Holistic Healer and Wellness Expert specializing in Reiki, Laughter Yoga and Spiritual Connections. She is a
Vancouver Buddhist Temple is hosting a virtual BC Jodo Shinshu Buddhist convention on Zoom on Saturday, September 18th at 10-11:30AM (PT). They are extending the invitation to join the lecture with temples outside of British Columbia.
“Reopening Our Hearts: Living with Peace of Mind
Ring your bell for the International Day of Peace, from your temple, church, school, or favorite place and join with hundreds of others by Zoom around the world.
Tuesday, September 21, 2021. Pre-celebration at 8:30 a.m. Bell ringing at 9:01 a.m.
Cookbooks are available for sale!
The book took over two years to compile and contains 270 pages with full colour section dividers and coil binding There are recipes from members and friends, and photos illustrating nearly 70 years of Temple history. Recipes from the
After some delays, we are happy to announce the installation of the Capital Campaign Donor Board located in the front entrance of the temple. This is a permanent installation recognizing the contributions from our sangha, as well as supporters across Canada and around the world,
Event invitation to share: Hello, We would like to announce an upcoming online event that JSIO will be holding.
Event: Faith and Science: Awakening Compassion for the FutureDate: Saturday, October 30, 2021Time: 11am – 1pm (PST) on ZoomRegistration: free, link in QR code
As many temples across Canada may be holding a virtual Obon Service this year, an amazing joint chanting video was created of the Ministers of the Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada (JSBTC) which of course, includes our very own Gubenco Sensei. You’ll find the
The 850th Anniversary of Shinran Shonin’s Birth and 800th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Jodo Shinshu Teaching
Early notification of the 2023 joint celebration of the 850th anniversary of Shinran Shonin’s birth and the 800th anniversary of the establishment of the Jodo Shinshu teaching
Obon is a time to express our gratitude to loved ones who have passed on before us. Without them, we would not be who we are today, due to the basic tenet of interdependence. We would not be where we are and we would not