A 3-D model of the new building was unveiled
at the Launching Ceremony
held on 17th of April 2016
As approved at the AGM of the Toronto Mahavihara Society held on 15th of March 2015,
the construction of a new Building for the residence of monks is presently in its planning
stage. The Construction Project Launching Ceremony was held on 17th of April 2016 in the presence of a large
gathering of especial invitees, members and friends.
The new building will mainly provide additional
space for accommodation of monks. In addition it will also benefit the entire Buddhist community
including children as a place of religious veneration of the monks.
A 3-d Model of the new building was unveiled by Venerable Udupihille Wimalabuddhi Thero and
Dr. Sumithra Peiris while Jayamangala Gatha were being chanted.
Latest Progress News
Committee of Adjustment of City of Toronto unconditionally approved all minor variances
on proposed design of New Monastery phase 1 and 2 on 19th of July 2018. The phase 1 is the construction of main
residence building and the phase 2 includes repurposing the upper level of Dhamma Hall as a temporary residence
for the monks during construction of the residence.