- To document histories
and validate experiences and amplify voices of Buddhist communities to serve these communities, and to help educate the wider community.
- To engage students of
Buddhism with lived experience of the religion.
- To research the
challenges facing convert and immigrant Buddhist communities with their outreach.to younger practitioners and to ensure their survival in Canada.
- To enrich
understandings of the diasporic experience in Canada.
- To publicize the
services offered by various Buddhist temples in the community.
- To foster greater
understanding of the communities’ needs for Buddhist community caregivers.