May 23, 2019

Service

All of our services are open to everyone and no prior knowledge of or experience with Buddhism is necessary.

The services are conducted in English with the exception of some chanting.

Service books are provided so that everyone can participate in these traditional, centuries old chants.

Start: May 23, 2019 7:30 pm
End: May 23, 2019 8:30 pm
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

May 25, 2019

Ikebana Class

Five classes of ikebana or Japanese Flower Arrangement offered by Rika Saruwatari from 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

• Saturday April 13 & 27
• Saturday May 11 & 25
• Saturday June 15

Cost for Temple Members: $45 per class; includes flower material, instruction fee and taxes; 5 classes = $225
Cost for non-Temple Members: $50 per class; includes flower material, instruction fee and taxes; 5 classes = $250
Sorry, no refunds for missed lessons.

Students must supply their own containers (please ask Rika for suitable size and shape), scissors and kenzan (frog). Ask if you need help selecting your items but these are not supplied as part of the lesson.

Rika trained under Ms. Takako Yokoyama. In 2012, Rika became a certified shihan (teacher). Please contact Rika at rikaandshiro@gmail.com or call 403-701-0390 if you have any questions.

Start: May 25, 2019 10:00 am
End: May 25, 2019 12:30 pm
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

May 26, 2019

Meditation Time

Join us for a 30 minute meditation time prior to our main service.

Everyone is welcome!

If you are interested in meditation but do not have a practice please come by 9:00 am and we can provide instruction to get you started.

Start: May 26, 2019 9:10 am
End: May 26, 2019 9:40 am
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

Service

All of our services are open to everyone and no prior knowledge of or experience with Buddhism is necessary.

The services are conducted in English with the exception of some chanting.

Service books are provided so that everyone can participate in these traditional, centuries old chants.

Start: May 26, 2019 10:00 am
End: May 26, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

Keirokai/ Gotanye Service

Keirokai is a yearly event honouring our members who are ‘Keiro’, that is, our senior, experienced Sangha members.

Gotan-ye is the celebration of birth of Shinran Shonin, the founder of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism. Shinran Shonin was born on May 21, 1173. Gotan means birth and Ye means gathering.

Start: May 26, 2019 10:00 am
End: May 26, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

May 29, 2019

Meditation Service

Meditation Service will be Wednesday nights from 7 – 8 pm. There will be 30 minutes of quiet meditation followed by a mantra meditation, and concluding with a short chant. Everyone is welcome and no prior meditation experience is required.

Start: May 29, 2019 7:00 pm
End: May 29, 2019 8:00 pm
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

May 30, 2019

Service

All of our services are open to everyone and no prior knowledge of or experience with Buddhism is necessary.

The services are conducted in English with the exception of some chanting.

Service books are provided so that everyone can participate in these traditional, centuries old chants.

Start: May 30, 2019 7:30 pm
End: May 30, 2019 8:30 pm
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

June 2, 2019

Meditation Time

Join us for a 30 minute meditation time prior to our main service.

Everyone is welcome!

If you are interested in meditation but do not have a practice please come by 9:00 am and we can provide instruction to get you started.

Start: June 2, 2019 9:10 am
End: June 2, 2019 9:40 am
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

Shotsuki Service

Shotsuki is a monthly memorial service to honour and remember loved ones who have passed away in this month.

All of our services are open to everyone and no prior knowledge or experience with Buddhism is necessary.

The services are conducted in English with the exception of some chanting.

Service books are provided so that everyone can participate in these traditional, centuries old chants.

Start: June 2, 2019 10:00 am
End: June 2, 2019 11:00 am
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada

Cooking/Food Demo

The Temple Ladies have coordinated a demo for Sunday, June 2 at 11:15am (after service) and we’re going to keep it simple starting with a “Homage to Rice” where we’ll be making:

1. Musubi – spam and vegetarian
2. Inari
3. A chicken or flavored rice dish

PLUS – Sunomono Salad!

Recipes will be provided of what is presented or demonstrated and everyone will get to share/taste test afterwards! The charge is $5/adult – men, women, and children (who are free) are welcome!

This is meant to be a fun way to bring people together and enjoy each other’s company!

Start: June 2, 2019 11:15 am
End: June 2, 2019 12:30 pm
Venue: Calgary Buddhist Temple
Phone: 403-263-5723
Address:
658 - 1 Avenue N.E., Calgary, Alberta, T2E 3Y1, Canada
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