Learn the Buddha's Teachings
The Mahamevanawa Buddhist Monastery & Buddha Meditation Centre of Greater Toronto is dedicated to sharing the teachings of Gautama Buddha. We are part of the Theravada Buddhist tradition. We provide a sacred place of refuge for both Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike to practice personal reflection and spiritual growth. We offer a variety of activities including meditation programs, children and youth programs, day-long practice programs, daily chanting services and Dhamma sermons. Sign up to get announcements and teachings on Buddhism delivered right to your inbox.
Canada's Newly built Amazing Stupa with Buddha's Sacred Bone Relics and Hair Relics
All are Welcome! You have great opportunity to worship the Sacred Stupa any day at any time and offer flowers, sweet fragrances and lights to collect great merit.
"Dear Ananda, a stupa should be built at an intersection for the Tathagatha, the Supreme Buddha"
"If someone offers perfumes and fragrant powder to that stupa, they will gain happiness for a long time because of these actions"
"Dear Ananda, many people make their mind confident seeing the stupa thinking, ‘This is the great stupa of the Blessed, Arahant, Fully Enlightened Supreme Buddha."
"Having made their mind confident in the stupa, after death they will be reborn in a good destination, in Heaven"
"Dear Ananda, seeing this benefit, a stupa should be built for the Supreme Buddha and worshipped"
[The Blessed One – Maha Parinibbana Sutta DN 2]
Introduction to Buddhism :
What is the Karma in Buddha's words
Every Saturday starting at 4.30 pm
The Siri Gautama Sambuddharaja Maligawa (Grand Temple of The Gautama Buddha) is one of the most beautiful Buddhist temples in Sri Lanka. This magnificent temple was completed in 2012 to honor the Gautama Buddha and to commemorate the 2600th anniversary of his enlightenment. ...
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery is a place for everyone, regardless of background or experience, to learn and practice the ancient teachings of the Buddha. You will discover a like-minded community of people who are interested in finding ...