An Astounding Scene of Contemplation

The scholarly system of the Five Great Treatises was first established by Master Khedrup-Je (1385-1438 A.D.)and has been passed down through the lineage until today The powerful debates that shook the Three Worlds. The resonant sound of the Manjusri Bodhisattva mantra ...
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Celebrating Togetherness

The year end of 2016 was a busy one for Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society (GEBIS), as Venerables from GEBIS visited other Buddhist establishments in Toronto and Halifax, and also received respected guests at GEBIS during November and December. Toronto, ...
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Spirit of Assisi

Spirit of Assisi II

Interfaith Prayer Service for Peace On the 27th of October 2016, Buddhist Monks from the Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society (GEBIS) joined various faith communities from the Island at the St. Francis of Assisi church in Cornwall to commemorate the ...
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Scrub the Tub – TCAP

On the 6th of Oct a Thursday morning, at 7:30am, a bus arrived at TCAP Family Aquatics and Fitness Centre in the Town of Montague, Prince Edward Island, carrying 20 Buddhist nuns, members of the Great Wisdom Buddhist Institute (GWBI).  ...
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Walk of Faith

Walk of Faith

On September 22, 2016, an annual Walk of Faith by GEBIS Buddhist monks was held. The walk started at around 6:10 am and concluded right after 11 am. More than 200 monks participated in this 19-km walk of 5 hours ...
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Ambassadors of Peace and Goodwill

Every August, prayers are held in the temples, where Buddhist practitioners come together as ambassadors of peace and goodwill to send out prayers and well-wishes to all around the world: family members, friends, strangers, the impoverished, the sick, the poor, ...
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DiverseCity 2016

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2016 GEBIS Open House

Thank you for all your interest and responses to the 2016 GEBIS Open House.  Your encouragement and support has been heartwarming and has motivated us to work harder to pay back to the Island. Due to limited space at our monastery, ...
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Spreading the “Rolls of Love”

Young student monks at the Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society (GEBIS) recently made 300 rolls by hand, then delivered them to families needing food. Master Zhen-Ru, spiritual teacher of GEBIS, once told her disciples: "As a 'come from away' group who has ...
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