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Toronto Zen Centre

A Buddhist Community


Important Notices & Special Events

December 2018 schedule
The Centre will be closed for the holidays from Sunday, December 16 through Wednesday, December 26. We will then be focusing on temple cleaning and preparation for our special New Year's Eve ceremony. The Centre will also be closed on Tuesday, January 1st. Further details of our schedule can be found on our schedule page.


Buddha Hall Renovation

We've been back in our temple since the beginning of June, and are grateful to be using the newly expanded space! But we find ourselves in need of furniture and other supplies - everything you’d like to have to make our temple and grounds look their best. Can you help?

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Intro to Zen Workshops

Workshops are a practical and authentic introduction to Zen Buddhism. During the half-day schedule of talks, question periods, demonstrations and guided meditation, participants are introduced to the body-mind disciplines of Zen Buddhism.

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Mettabhavana Course

Mettabhavana is an ancient Buddhist meditation leading to the development of unconditional loving-kindness and friendliness. Metta is something you feel in your heart, a positive emotional state towards others as well as ourselves.

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