Kelowna Buddhist Temple

WELCOME

IMPORTANT NOTICE

Our temple is open on a limited basis. Periodic in-person services are being planned, but this will depend on the Covid situation. Please keep an eye on the calendar for new events and review our Vaccination requirements and enhanced Health & Safety measures.

Let us all do our part to keep loved ones and the community safe and healthy.

Namo Amida Butsu

KEEP UP

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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

LEARN MORE


JODO SHINSHU BUDDHISM

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


SUNDAY SERVICES

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.

WELCOME

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…

cover of 2022 calendar

2022 Calendars are ready for pre-order

The theme of the calendar is Finding the Teachings of Buddha in Everyday Life.

Photos were taken by Temple members and friends. This calendar will be of particular interest to those who follow Jodo Shinshu Buddhism as the important dates that are observed in Jodo Shinshu are noted.

The calendars are $20.00 each plus postage (if mailed)

Orders received by October 24 will be guaranteed.

To order

E-mail sales@kelownabuddhisttemple.org OR phone 250-763-3827

You can mail in a cheque to:

PO Box 22092
RPO Capri Centre
Kelowna BC V1Y 9N9

OR

E-transfer funds to:

accounting@kelownabuddhisttemple.org

images of pies and chowmein

Apple Pie and Chow Mein Noodle Sale

Apple Pies (frozen)
Regular or Splenda
$9.50/pie

Chow Mein Noodles
$6.00/pkg (400 gms)

Only a limited amount of pies and chow mein noodles will be made Pre-orders will be taken and will be based on a first ordered, first served basis When ordering please ensure you include your:

  • Name and phone number
  • Number of pies and/or number of packages of noodles
  • (indicate whether you want regular or Splenda pies)

Pickup date To Be Determined (close to end of November, 2021)

To order

E-mail sales@kelownabuddhisttemple.org OR phone 250-763-3827

GET INVOLVED

HOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE

DONATE

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

Contact us if you have any questions about our religion, Temple activities or wish to receive our free monthly newsletter.