Vassana Retreat Program 2020

Vassana retreat program is now begun

Devotees can sponsor a pooja on available days. Join the pooja from via Zoom. Please note that maximum of 20 devotees are allowed in the shrine hall for the pooja

Zoom Link

Program Schedule


BVS Health and Safety protocols for COVID - 19

Under the BC disease control, guidelines we have all had to make significant behavioral changes, and new safety procedures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Hence all the BVS devotees....


Buddhist Vihara Society in BC

Registered under the Canadian Charities Act, Buddhist Vihara Society in BC, Reg#89234 2775RT0001, (BVS) is an organization which provides various charitable services to the Canadian Society and to other communities who are in need of help. For over twenty years (20 years) BVS has provided and helped in various ways to fellow Canadians and other communities around the world such as earth quake victims of Nepal, flood victims of Sri Lanka, fellow Canadians who were affected by wild fire in Fort Mc Murray, Alberta, just to name a few. ...


Special Events

2019 Jan 1

We have come to an end of another successful year - 2018 of Spiritual and Community activities

2018 Dec 15

In celebration of Sanghamitta Day, which occurs  on the Unduwap Full Moon day, we are pleased to

2018 Nov 14

There will be weekly Dhamma Sermon & Discussion in consultation with Ven. Medawala