Frequently Asked Questions - Activities and Events

FAQs - Activities and Events

No, there are no charges for any activities.

No, there is no need to register in advance for any events or activities.

No, all our events are open to the public.

Absolutely not. Many of us sit on stools or chairs. We have plenty of chairs, stools, cushions, etc. You can also bring your own. You may like to read about what to expect if you haven't yet.

No, not at all. Everyone interested in learning is welcome.

We are a family friendly place. While there are some activities specifically for young people, parents can decide what other events are suitable for their children. The Friday Dhamma talk and the fourth Sunday Uposatha day have lots of families. Feel free to call us if you have questions at (905)927-7117.

Sinhala is one of the languages spoken in Sri Lanka. A few of our programs are conducted in Sinhala. These are clearly marked.

We offer day-long retreats, in English and one in Sinhala. Click on the activities tab under meditation. Unfortunately we do not offer facilities for overnight retreats.

Modest clothing is best. For some events like the day long programs, people like to wear white. This is completely optional. Even just a white shirt will let you blend in.

"Bhavana Asapuwa" means meditation monastery.


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