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Toronto Zen Centre Chants

“Mind is unlimited. Chanting when performed egolessly has the power to penetrate visible and invisible worlds.”
—Roshi Philip Kapleau

This list contains most of the chants we do here at the Centre.

For a list of chants done in common ceremonies, look at the Chanting Services page.

Audio of the chants (in mp3 format) are included where we have recordings available. See also this full list of recordings.

Using a mobile device? You might find the TZC Chant Application helpful: you can browse and view the set of chants below on your phone and easily access the audio recording where available. You can also download the chants for offline listening and reading.

CHANTS & SUTRAS

DHARANIS & MANTRAS

RECITATIONS

PRECEPTS & PRAYERS