FGS Toronto Dharma Study Group

Fri, September 25 - 8:00pm to 9:00pm

Humanistic Living Meditation

Sat, September 26 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

Online Dharma Service

Sun, September 20 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Online Dharma Service

Sun, September 27 - 10:30am to 12:30pm

Temple News

First Ever Drive Thru Sangha Day Celebration

In light of the current Covid-19 pandemic and the various restrictions placed by the Ontario Government, Buddha’s Light International Association (BLIA) Toronto Chapter decided to organize its first ever drive-thru Sangha Day event at the car park of Fo Guang Shan (FGS) Temple of Toronto on Sunday July 26. As many...

Scarborough Sub Chapter Sings Buddhist Hymns on Zoom

Scarborough Subchapters 1 and 2 organized a “Let’s Sing Buddhist Hymns Night” on June 28. BLIA Executive member Ms. Betty Young was the host of the program. 26 members participated, including subchapter members, BLIA executive members, Buddha’s Light Choir teacher Ms. Jennifer Lee and members of the choir. Ms. Youn...

t’s a Colourful World

In an effort to build the relationship between its members, BLIA Toronto Mississauga Subchapter 1 organized a “How to Care for Your Garden” online gardening workshop on June 20. Ms. Hong Liu was invited to conduct the workshop where she shared how to create a vertical garden using bags or flower pouches. Members le...

Richmond Hill Sub-chapter 2 Second Workshop on Vegetarian Food and its Benefits

On July 6, Richmond Hill Subchapter 2 organized its second online “Vegetarian Food and its Ben...

Richmond Hill Sub-chapter 2: Second Workshop on Vegetarian Food and its Benefits

Richmond Hill Sub-chapter 2
Second Workshop on Vegetarian Food and its Benefits


On July 6, Richmond Hill Subchapter 2 organized its second online...

Venerable Master Hsing Yun’s Instructions on Cooking to Living a Life

An Inspiring Talk by Venerable Chueh Ju


To encourage and promote the Buddha’s Light International Association (BLIA) Vege Plan A, and to take care of t...

The Insight of Back to Basic Humanistic College English Dharma Class – “Humanistic Buddhism: Practice in Action”

Students’ Sharing:

I was pleased and fortunate to be able to participate in the first of a series of English Dharma Classes focusing on Buddhist practice and Humanistic Buddhism...

Buddha's Light Shines Universally – Toronto Buddha’s Light Members Traveled from Afar to Donate Masks

The total number of COVID-19 cases in Ontario has declined. The number of patients rose steadily through April, hovered near 1,000 in early May, but then dropped to about 200 since June 11. The pandemic has eased slightly, but care for the community continues by the Toronto Chapter of Buddha’s Light International A...

Going Online to Learn How to Make Vegetarian Japanese Hand Rolls

In accordance with the government’s guidelines to practice physical distancing during the Covid-19 pandemic, BLIA of Toronto continues to provide learning opportunities for its members via the Internet. On Jun 13th, North York Subchapters #1 and #2 jointly organized an online lesson for their members to come togeth...

Toronto BLIA Caring for Members with Vegetarian Lunch Boxes

The Waterloo Subchapter of the Toronto Buddha’s Light International Association aimed at extending care to its members and the community during the COVID-19 pandemic, especially to its student members who were in self-isolation on campus at Waterloo University. To ease this isolation, on the afternoon of June 12, 2...