Obon is a special time to show appreciation to all the people who passed before us whom we would not be here without. You can join services at the temple either in-person or online on Facebook live.
Saturday, July 22nd – Cemetery Services (Mountain
On Sunday, May 28, please join us to celebrate Keirokai, Senior Appreciation Day following the Gotanye/Shinran Shonin birth service. Keirokai is a yearly event honoring our dedicated senior members.
After service there will be a lunch to give us an opportunity to show our appreciation.
The Calgary Buddhist Temple will be holding a Half Day Meditation Retreat on Saturday, May 6th from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. The retreat will be limited to 20 people.
Retreat to include:
Meditation – sitting, walking, and guided body scan
Loving-Kindness (Metta) meditation
It is our pleasure to offer our Sunday Service in-person and via live-streaming – both start at 10:00am (MST). We look forward to you joining us, and everyone is welcome!
Online live-streaming is from our Facebook group Calgary Buddhist Temple, and the relevant sections
On Sunday, Mar 26, this is the special day held annually when all donations made on this particular day will go to the Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada (JSBTC) Women’s Federation (WF) Dana Day. These donations are consolidated with Temples across Canada and are
Interested in Buddhism and how it can be a part of your daily life? This workshop has also been referred to as Introduction to Jodo Shinshu Buddhism, and is 5 sessions in duration on Thursday evenings from Feb 9 to Mar 9 from 7-8:00pm –
Obon (お盆) or just Bon (盆) is a special time to honor and remember one’s ancestors including visiting their gravesites during the Obon season. The following is the Calgary Buddhist Temple schedule:
Saturday, July 16:
Mountain View Cemetery – 9:00 am
Strathmore Cemetery – 10:30
Dear Dharma Friends,
I hope this finds you well and healthy.
The sessions on Saturday, June 11th will begin at 10:30 am and will end at 12:00 pm
10:30 – 20 minute meditation
10:50 – 10 minute chanting
11:00 – Study session
11:55 – End
Beginning in April, please join us on Saturday, April 9th and 30th from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm, for a 90 minute session:
20 minute Meditation
10 minute Chanting
55 minutes for Buddhist discussion
We will start with a discussion on the book “The Heart
We are pleased to be able to provide a hybrid service with in-person and online live-streaming available. Both start at 10:00am (MST) with EVERYONE welcome however, please do NOT attend in-person if you are experiencing any Covid-19 symptoms.
ONLINE live-streaming is from our Facebook group