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Kelowna Buddhist Temple

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  • Special Lecture by Rev. Robert Gubenco (July 13, 2024)
    Robert Sensei completed Tokudo ordination in Kyoto, Japan at the Hongwanji-ha in November 2014. He completed studies in Berkeley, California at the Institute of Buddhist Studies in May 2018 and achieved Kyoshi ordination in Kyoto, Japan at the Hongwanji-ha in November 2018. Robert Sensei has been the resident minister of the Calgary Buddhist Temple.

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Obon will be on Sunday July 14th!

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EVENTS

See the Calendar for a schedule of events.
We’d love to welcome you!

OUR LOCATION

We are located at:
1089 Borden Avenue
Kelowna BC, V1Y 6A7

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JODO SHINSHU BUDDHISM

Over 2,500 years ago, in the shadows of the snow-covered Himalayan Mountains, Siddhartha Gautama, the future Buddha was born. 


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DONATIONS

If you have attended an event and would like to support us with a monetary donation, there are many ways to give.

MEMBERSHIP

If you like attending any of our Special Events or if you want to support the continued success of Jodo Shinshu Buddhism in Kelowna or Canada or if you want to just support our Temple, please consider becoming a Member.

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Rev. Naoki HIRANO, Minister

A personal message from Naoki Hirano, the resident minister of Kelowna Buddhist Temple since July 2021. more…

Pegi HAYASHI UYEYAMA, President

Outlining the recent activities of the temple in this time of closure. more…

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The Buddha felt Dharma should be freely given. While this is so, we rely on Donations large or small to maintain the Temple

MEDITATION

If you are interested in meditation, please see the events section and calendar or read our newsletter for dates and times.

QUESTIONS

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