(416) 766-3400
    33 High Park Gardens, Toronto, ON

Closed During the Pandemic

While the Toronto Zen Centre's temple is closed during the pandemic, we offer Zoom sittings, courses and ceremonies open to the public. Please email us through the contact page if you would like more information.


The Zen Centre has a schedule of daily sittings, intensive meditation periods, courses, ceremonies, public events, and much more.


A practical and authentic introduction to Zen Buddhism. Talks, question periods, demonstrations and meditation.


Mettabhavana is an ancient Buddhist meditation leading to the development of unconditional loving-kindness and friendliness.

Upcoming events

  • 8 may 2021

    MaxSold Auction Pickup

    Pick up the items you won at the auction at the Zen Centre today.

  • 18 may 2021

    Famine Relief Ceremony

    A concrete way to express our compassion for those who are suffering from the deprivations of hunger. Read more . . .

  • 23 may 2021

    TZC Closed

    The Toronto Zen Centre is closed for Victoria Day.

Latest News

  • Chanting for World Peace

    During the Covid pandemic chanting for world peace and healing is more important than ever. The reality of Covid is that if we don’t peacefully share resources (vaccines) the virus will keep on mutating and make hoarding pointless. Read More . . .

  • Our Auction is Now Live!

    Take a look at the many terrific items in our bid gallery. All proceeds support the programs of the Toronto Zen Centre. Read More . . .

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