Wood Innovation Award for Yasodhara Ashram's new Temple of Light

Big accolades for the Yasodhara Ashram's New Temple of Light on the East Shore.

The winner of the Wood Innovation Award, recognizing creative and innovative approaches in the use of wood in building design, product design, and processes went to Patkau Architects of Vancouver, for designing the Temple of Light.

The jury called it an experience out of wood, and noted the projects complex, curved geometry.

The original temple of light burnt down in 2014, the new temple opened up last June.

\Wood Design Awards are sponsored by Wood WORKS! BC.