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Albert Low memorial

Buddhism in Canada Death Montreal Teacher Stories Teachers Zen

In Memory of Albert Low Richard Bryan McDaniel Albert Low, the Director of the Montreal Zen Center, died on the morning of January 27. He was 87 years old. In 2013, I had arranged to interview Albert and four of his students for a book I was writing on the second generation of Zen teachers... Read more »

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Albert Low dead

Buddhism in Canada Death Montreal Teacher Stories Teachers Zen

Albert Low, long-time director of the Montreal Zen Centre, has passed away, peacefully in his sleep, during the early morning hours of January 27th, 2016. Gate, gate, para gate, para sam gate. Bodhi, sva ha. Here is the statement from the Montreal Zen Centre: We at the Montreal Zen Center are mourning the recent death... Read more »

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Albert Low hospitalized

Buddhism in Canada Buddhist community Health Montreal Teacher Stories Teachers Zen

Breaking news: Albert Low (b. 1928), a western Zen Master of the Kapleau lineage and director of the Montreal Zen Center, has been hospitalized with a head injury resulting from a fall. Albert has been in increasingly frail health for a while now and has severe mobility issues. It now appears that he will need... Read more »

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Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche, Canadian visit summer 2015

Buddhism Buddhism in Canada Events Montreal Toronto Vajrayana Visiting Teachers Women

We are pleased to post Rinpoche’s summer 2015 teaching schedule for Canada. August 7–9 Karma Sonam Dargye Ling (KSDL) Toronto, Ontario CA www.ksdl.org August 11-13 Tergar Montreal Quebec CA Contact: Mingyur Lhamu Mingyur21@gmail.com www.tergar.org Her Eminence Mindrolling Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche was born as the eldest daughter of Kyabje Mindrolling Trichen Gyurme Künzang Wangyal, the 11th... Read more »

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Info request for Chua Linh Son and Chua Dia Tang

Buddhism in Canada Buddhist community Montreal Temples Toronto

I recently added the Linh Son Pagoda on Rivalda in Toronto and the Dia Tang Pagoda on Jarry est in Montreal to the www.canadianbuddhism.info directory, but I’d like to include much more information about them. I’ve had a lot of difficulty in the past finding out about Vietnamese temples (see my comments about that in the... Read more »

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