• Dhamma School
    Dhamma School

    Our Dhamma School students - 2011

  • Dhamma School (2013)
    Dhamma School (2013)

    Observing Five Percepts

  • A Meditation Session
    A Meditation Session
  • New Building Opening Ceremony
    New Building Opening Ceremony

    31 Dec 2011

  • New Building Opening Ceremony
    New Building Opening Ceremony

    31 Dec 2011

  • New Building
    New Building
  • Consultation session on Office of Religious Freedom
    Consultation session on Office of Religious Freedom
  • Meditation Hall and the Shrine Room
    Meditation Hall and the Shrine Room
  • Dhamma Discussions
    Dhamma Discussions
  • Dhamma Day (2012)
    Dhamma Day (2012)
  • Resident Monks
    Resident Monks

     

  • Dhamma Talks to High School Students
    Dhamma Talks to High School Students
  • Youth Vesak Sil Program (2013)
    Youth Vesak Sil Program (2013)
  • Dhamma School Day (2013)
    Dhamma School Day (2013)
  • Vesak (2013): Buddha's Birthday Celebration at the Mississauga Celebration Square
    Vesak (2013): Buddha's Birthday Celebration at the Mississauga Celebration Square
  • Vesak (2013): Buddha's Birthday Celebration at the Mississauga Celebration Square
    Vesak (2013): Buddha's Birthday Celebration at the Mississauga Celebration Square

" All tremble at punishment. Life is dear to all. Put yourself in the place of others; kill none nor have another killed. Dhammapada 130 "

Buddha

What's Happening Now at the Centre?

Saturday, 28th November: Virtual Sutra Sakachchawa - 6:00 pm to 7:00pm

Topic: Keembiela Kassapa's Zoom Meeting (Sutra Sakachchawa)


Time: Nov 28, 2020 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting


https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7842239232?pwd=WEMwQzN6S25QUCtSYW9LWTVpZGl5dz09



Meeting ID: 784 223 9232
Passcode: E9ricu

ALL ARE WELCOME !

Temple Live Stream Videos

Now you can access Temple's Live Stream videos at the following URLs, 

 

https://www.facebook.com/bhante.saranapala  or

 

https://www.facebook.com/WestEndBuddhistTemple/live/   or

 

https://www.youtube.com/user/WestEndBCC/live 

 

Please subscribe to any of the pages above, and you will get notified when there are live programs. 

Saturday,5th December: Sathipaththana Bhavanawa & Dharma Sakachcha: LIVE streaming - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Saturday Sathipaththana Bhavanawa & Dharma Sakachcha in Sinhala - from 4:00pm to 6:00pm


Conducted by Ven. Nugegalayaye Jinananda Thero


- Click on the link below to join the program:

   https://livestream.com/accounts/14612473/events/9048379

 

- GoToMeeting Conference Room:

   https://www.gotomeet.me/Jinananda

 

 

Daily Aloka Puja, Buddha Puja & Pirith Chanting: Facebook LIVE streaming - 8pm to 9pm

Daily Aloka Puja, Buddha Puja & Pirith Chanting - from 8pm to 9pm

 

Conducted by resident monks 

 

Click on his link: https://www.facebook.com/bhante.saranapala

Daily Guided meditation for kids in English: Facebook LIVE steaming - 6:30pm to 7pm

Daily Guided mindfulness and loving-kindness meditation (for kids) in English -                                from 6:30pm to 7pm.

 

Conducted by Bhante Saranapala

 

Click on his link: https://www.facebook.com/bhante.saranapala

News and Updates

Annual General Meeting - 21st November

 

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE
HALTON–PEEL BUDDHIST CULTURAL SOCIETY
PLACE:  West End Buddhist Temple & Meditation Centre
DATE: November 21, 2020 Saturday at 5:30 p.m.

Due to the current pandemic situation and restrictions on gatherings
the 2020 Annual General Meeting will be virtual
 
Zoom Meeting Link
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86031776142?pwd=RG9HY3ZuOWc0TXY1VWxoblhMek13UT09 
 
Meeting ID: 860 3177 6142
Passcode: 525485
Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kcn3OSPTtP 
 
AGENDA
Election of Pro-tem Chairperson
Election of Pro-tem Secretary
Approval of the Agenda
Annual Report - 2019/2020
Financial Report – 2019/2020
Election of Chairperson and Office Bearers for 2020/2021
Any Other Business
Vote of thanks

All dayakas and well-wishers are cordially invited to participate in this meeting
 
By order of Ven. Kulugammana Dhammawasa Nayaka Thero
                                Viharadhipathi

 

Register your children for Dhamma School year 2020/21

 

Dear parents and devotees of West End Buddhist Temple,

Hope you are all keeping safe and happy! 

As children slowly transition back to school this month, we are happy to announce that West End Dhamma School is accepting new students for the 2020/2021 school year, which will begin on Sunday, October 18th , 2020. 

This year our Dhamma School program aimed at creating informed future citizens armed with the knowledge of Dhamma will be conducted through Google Classrooms - an online platform. 

The Dhamma School will be conducted three Sundays a month.

Please register each of your children who are in Kindergarten and above separately using the below form for the 2020/21 year Dhamma School enrollment, 

Application deadline: SaturdayOctober 17th, 2020 (Late Registrants are only accepted based on space availability)

Dhamma School Start Date: Sunday, October 18th, 2020

Medium of teaching: English

Typical Dhamma School program is as follows, 

3.00 - 3.30 PM: Virtual Buddha Vandana, Meditation, Dhamma Talk, and Announcements

3.30 - 4.30 PM: Classroom based Online Learning

4.30 - 5.00 PM Reserved for additional discussions/quizzes or activity time

If you have any questions about the registration or missed the deadline, please contact : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Hope to see all of you back in Dhamma School for 2020/21!

 

Many blessings!

 

Bhante Saranapala

Principal

West End Dhamma School

Provide food and basic necessities to families in Sri Lanka

We have received a number of requests for help from organizations and trusted sources in Sri Lanka to provide food and basic necessities to families in dire need.  Ven. Dhammawassa Nayaka Hamuduruwo is leading this initiative.  While we are very sensitive and understand the difficulties faced by each of you, we humbly request your support in contributing funds to these trusted organizations in Sri Lanka.  If you would like to participate in this initiative, you may donate via email transfer as follows.

Recipient Name = Halton Peel Buddhist Cultural Society
Recipient email =
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In the Comments section of the email transfer, please indicate your “Name”, “contact telephone number” and the following text “Sri Lanka COVID-19 Help”.

Online Programs - Add them to your Calendars

Our temple's daily Dhamma talk and Meditation programs in English


Online English Daily Programs
Facebook LIVE steaming
(1) Daily Guided meditation with some words of wisdom (for adults)
Conducted by Bhante Saranapala
from 1pm to 2pm
Click on his link: https://www.facebook.com/bhante.saranapala

(2) Daily guided mindfulness and loving-kindness meditation for kids
Conducted by Bhante Saranapala
From 6.30pm to 7pm
Click on his link: https://www.facebook.com/bhante.saranapala


(3) (2) Daily Buddha Vandana, Buddha Puja, Aloka Puja and Pirith Chanting
Conducted by the Venerable Monks of the Temple
From 8pm to 9pm
Click on his link: https://www.facebook.com/bhante.saranapala


Online Sinhala Weekly Programs
Vimeo LIVE streaming
(1) Sathipaththana Bhavanawa & Dharma Sakachcha
See the poster below for all details
Conducted by Ven. Nugegalayaye Jinananda Thero
Click on the link below to join the programs

https://livestream.com/accounts/14612473/events/9048379

The Sakman Maluwa

The Sakman Maluwa

 

 

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