Future Events

  • Drum Practice
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 18
    DDM Toronto Centre
    Aug 18, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EDT
    DDM Toronto Centre, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    The group meets every Thursday night to practice drum beating. Instruction in Chinese
  • Thursday Night Chan Meditation
    Multiple Dates
    Thu, Aug 18
    Zoom
    Aug 18, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    This weekly Chan meditation session is conducted by the Centre Meditation Team for members of the Centre and the U of T Chan Meditation Group.
  • Guan Yin Ceremony
    Sat, Aug 20
    Toronto
    Aug 20, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EDT
    Toronto, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Chanting in Chinese
  • Sunday Morning Meditation
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Aug 21
    DDM Toronto Centre
    Aug 21, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EDT
    DDM Toronto Centre, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    In-Person, Conducted in Chinese, Dharma Talk English Interpretation
  • Tuesday Morning Meditation
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Aug 23
    Zoom
    Aug 23, 7:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Start the day with one short quiet sitting meditation
  • Applying the Platform Sutra to Daily Life
    Tue, Aug 23
    DDM Toronto Centre & Zoom
    Aug 23, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EDT
    DDM Toronto Centre & Zoom, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Buddhism Lecture by Ven. Guo Xing. Delivered in Chinese with English simultaneous interpretation.
  • Three Day City Meditation Retreat  (In Person)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Aug 24
    DDM Toronto Centre
    Aug 24, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. EDT
    DDM Toronto Centre, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Led by Ven. Guo Xing, DDM Chan Hall Master, In-Person, No overnight stay.
  • Study Group (Cantonese)
    Multiple Dates
    Wed, Aug 24
    Zoom
    Aug 24, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EDT
    Zoom
    The group meets twice a month to study The Happiness of Letting Go together on the second and fourth Wednesday of the month.
  • Bodhisattva Precepts Chanting (Chinese)
    Aug 26, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. EDT
    Zoom & FB
    Online Event, Conducted by DDM Vancouver Centre
  • Dharma Blessing Service
    Sat, Aug 27
    DDM Toronto Centre & Zoom
    Aug 27, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. EDT
    DDM Toronto Centre & Zoom, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Chanting in Chinese, Dharma Talk on Guan Yin Practice, Delivered in Chinese with English Interpretation
  • Chan Practice and Wisdom
    Sat, Aug 27
    DDM Toronto Centre & Zoom
    Aug 27, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
    DDM Toronto Centre & Zoom, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Buddhism Lecture by Ven. Guo Xing. Delivered in Chinese with English simultaneous interpretation. Stay at the Centre for a tea gathering with the Ven. after the talk.
  • One Day Mindful Buddha Name Retreat
    Sun, Aug 28
    DDM Toronto Centre
    Aug 28, 9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EDT
    DDM Toronto Centre, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Led by Ven. Guo Xing, DDM Chan Hall Master, In-Person Event, Prior Registration Requirement
  • Study Group (English)
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Sept 04
    Zoom
    Sept 04, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    Aug meeting is rescheduled to Sept 4 due to schedule conflict. The study group normally meets on the last Sunday of the month to study Master Sheng Yen's book Complete Enlightenment.
  • World of Chan Study Group  (English)
    Multiple Dates
    Fri, Sept 09
    Zoom
    Sept 09, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EDT
    Zoom
    The study group meets on second Friday night to study Master Sheng Yen's book "The World of Chan"
  • Study Group (Mandarin)
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Sept 17
    Zoom
    Sept 17, 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. EDT
    Zoom
    The group meets every third Saturday and studies The Life of Chan by Master Sheng Yen. Launguage: Mandarin
  • Sheng Yen Academy Buddhism Course
    2023 Spring, Dates TBA
    DDM Toronto Centre
    2023 Spring, Dates TBA
    DDM Toronto Centre, 1025 McNicoll Ave, Scarborough, ON M1W 3W6, Canada
    Sheng Yen Academy Comprehensive Buddhism course is a three year course. 22 classes a year. Course is taught in Chinese with English interpretation. The course is to be attended in person with approved exceptions only.