On behalf of the University of Toronto Scarborough, I invite you to attend our upcoming event, which is part of the 2013-2014 Tung Lin Kok Yuen Perspectives on Buddhist Thought and Culture series (a TLKY Canada event). We are honoured to host Dr. Markus Viehbeck, . . . Read More.
Annual Tibetan Cultural Fair
Saturday, November 30th – 10 am to 6 pm Sunday, December 1st – 10 am to 5 pm
Santa Cruz Church Hall 60 Rachel West (corner St. Urbain), Montreal
The 25th annual Tibetan Cultural Fair features a handicrafts bazaar, live music . . . Read More.
Via Lower Mainland Buddhism blog…
“KAGAYAKI,” a presentation of Local Nikkei Artists
December 7, 2013 1 pm – 9 pm Steveston Buddhist Temple 4360 Garry St. Richmond, BC (604) 277-2323
The Steveston Buddhist Temple is celebrating our 50th Anniversary of at our present location. Over the course of . . . Read More.
Southeast Asia Seminar Series presents a lecture on Buddhism in Cambodia:
ANNE HANSEN (Dept. Languages & Cultures of Asia Center For Southeast Asian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
PAINTING ETHICS: DEATH, LOVE AND MORAL VISION IN KHMER MAHAPARINIBBANA
Friday, November 8th, 2013 4:00 PM – 6:00 . . . Read More.
The UofT/McMaster Yehan Numata Buddhist Studies Program presents a reading group and lecture on Buddhism in Nepal:
ALEXANDER VON ROSPATT (University of California Berkeley)
READING GROUP The Sacred Origins of the Svayambhucaitya and the Nepal Valley. Foreign Speculation and Local Myth, and
The Mural Paintings . . . Read More.
Machik is an international organization dedicated to strengthening communities on the Tibetan Plateau.
Machik Canada is holding a fundraiser for 300 in Lindsay, Ontario (home to a substantial Tibetan Canadian community) tonight.
UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO / McMASTER UNIVERSITY YEHAN NUMATA PROGRAM BUDDHIST STUDIES PROGRAM
RUPERT GETHIN (Bristol University) NUMATA LECTURE AND KEYNOTE ADDRESS AT THE 2nd BIENNIAL UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO GRADUATE STUDENT CONFERENCE:
The Quest for the Historical Buddha and the Path to Enlightenment FRIDAY, November 1, . . . Read More.
Via Buddhist Council of Canada…
Buddhism Heritage Day at the Ontario Legislature, Oct. 10 2013
History was made today when nearly 150 Buddhists of Ontario attended a Buddhism Heritage Day at the Ontario Legislature building on Oct. 10. Initiated by Ontario Member of . . . Read More.
Tibetan Yoga taught by Lama Migmar Sat. & Sun Oct. 26 & 27 at Institute of Traditional Medicine
Free Teaching: Fri Oct 25
In this workshop led by Lama Migmar Tseten, Chaplain at Harvard University, you will take part in a traditional Yantra Yoga . . . Read More.
Regina Insight Meditation Community presents a meditation retreat in Moose Jaw…
LIGHTENING THE HEART, BRIGHTENING THE MIND with Howard Cohn at Wood Acres Retreat Centre, Moose Jaw November 13th to 17th, 2013 (Wednesday evening to Sunday noon)
Although our intrinsic nature is light and open, . . . Read More.
The Department of Religious Studies at McMaster University is delighted to welcome our Dr. Harry Lyman Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor, Raoul Birnbaum. Professor Birnbaum (University of California Santa Cruz) is an internationally-renowned scholar of Chinese Buddhism and art history.
All are invited to a public . . . Read More.
Southeast Asia Seminar Series Lecture in the Arts, Histories, Literatures, and Religions of Burma
“Transcultural Intimacies and Infidelities Under Colonial Rule: The History of Contesting Intermarriage, Religion, Race, and Nation in Burma (Myanmar)”
Chie Ikeya (Rutgers University) Thursday, October 24, 2013 2:00 – 4.00 pm
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In 2015, the World Buddhist Women’s Convention will be hosted in Canada by the Jodo Shinshu Buddhist Temples of Canada Women’s Federation (JSBTCWF) in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Embraced by the Oneness of Life is the theme for this prestigious, international event being held on Saturday, May 30 . . . Read More.
Fo Guang Shan Temple of Toronto will host a Great Compassion Repentance Service on Sunday, October 27, 2013 from 9:30 am – 12:30 pm.
The Great Compassion Repentance Service is based on the Great Compassion Mantra. The full name of the Great Compassion Mantra literally . . . Read More.
Via the Calgary Herald…
Karma Trinlay Rinpoche, one of the first Westerners to be recognized as a reincarnate master within Tibetan Buddhism, is touring Bodhi Path Buddhist Centers in North America to give teachings on The Way of the Bodhisattva.
He will be coming to . . . Read More.
You are cordially invited to one of the most Ambitious Free Fine Art exhibits on record…
Enlightenment – The Art of Asia
Special Reception on 28th September, 2013 at 1.30 pm with the Hon. Chris Alexander, Minister of Immigration & Citizenship, MP Joe Daniel, Mayor . . . Read More.
Via Lower Mainland Buddhism…
On October 6, 2013, SGI Canada, Vancouver we will hold a commemorative event to celebrate our achievements by looking at our past, present and future.
“Victory: An SGI Canada Celebration of Peace, Culture and Education”
This year will be the 23rd . . . Read More.
Buddhist talks and meditation workshops/retreat September 28 to Oct. 6, 2013 Free Admission.
Born in Malaysia Master Ji Ru studied Theravada Buddhism and ordained in that tradition in Thailand in 1980. He later studied Chinese Buddhism and ordained in that tradition under the late great . . . Read More.