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$40M Buddhist temple project in jeopardy after Ontario government approves windfarm next to it

by Joseph Brean, National Post, February 18, 2014

Ontario, Canada -- The Cham Shan temple project on the Oak Ridges Moraine in rural eastern Ontario is a massive network of four proposed Buddhist temples linked by pilgrimage trails to symbolize the four sacred Chinese mountains, each representing a Bodhisattva, or enlightened one.


Building bridges to buddhism

By Brenda Suderman, Winnipeg Free Press, Jan 11, 2014

Retiring sensei helped expand religion's profile in Manitoba

Manitoba, Canada -- After more than a decade of sermons, speeches and television appearances, the city's most public Buddhist is becoming a little more enlightened about the prospect of retirement.


Police investigate fake Buddhist monks demanding money

by Alex Nino Gheciu, The Toronto Star, Aug 07 2013

Spiritual pretenders aggressively seek donations, which goes against the tenets of Buddhism.

Toronto, Canada -- A group of men in Chinatown who appear to be Buddhist monks may be seeking much more than inner peace.


Buddhist temple clears minds in Port Credit

Mississauga News, Aug 24, 2013

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario (Canada) -- Those who may be a little bogged down by the relentless hurry and worry of modern life visited Richard's Memorial Park today to transcend the noise.


Toronto Area Buddhist Monks protest Bangladesh's violence

By Aloy Perera, Lankaweb, Oct 20, 2012

Monks protest to cruelty of Anti-Buddhist Moslem Extremists by invoking blessings for enemies’ well being

Toronto, Canada -- History was created in Canada last Saturday - 12th October 2012 - as Buddhist Monks from temples across the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) came out of the seclusion of their monasteries and gathered at the Downtown Speakers Corner of the Nathan Philips Square to add their voices to the ongoing demonstrations around the world protesting last week’s spate of targeted barbaric and violent attacks on Buddhists by Moslem extremists in the Chittagong Region of Bangladesh.


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