Welcome to the OBS

The Ottawa Buddhist Society serves Theravada Buddhists of all backgrounds in and around Ottawa, Canada’s Capital. All who support the Society and its objectives are welcome to Society activities: meditation retreats, days of mindfulness, Friday evening meetings at 91A Fourth Avenue, Dharma study groups and to become members.

Dhamma

“…it is our own mind that should be soaked by the rain of truth…”  Buddha Gandavyuha Sutra

 

 

 

Pindapata

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Regular e-mails to the Ottawa Buddhist Society mailing list announce monthly OBS event bulletins, important OBS news, etc.

How to participate?

You can participate in the OBS in many different ways. We are always looking for volunteers!

Upcoming Events

Oct
20
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya... @ Quaker House
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya Medhanandi - October 20, 2017 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Ayyā Medhānandī , Bhikkhuni, a native of Montreal, is the founder of Sati Sārāņīya Hermitage, a Theravada Buddhist training monastery for bhikkhunīs in Perth, Ontario, Canada. After learning to meditate at 21, she made pilgrimage[...]
Oct
21
Sat
8:30 am Day of Mindfulness with Ayya Med... @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple)
Day of Mindfulness with Ayya Med... @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple)
Oct 21 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day of Mindfulness with Ayya Medhanandi - October 21, 2017 at Tu-An Pagoda @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple) | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Ayyā Medhānandī Bhikkhunī, a native of Montreal, is the founder of Sati Sārāņīya Hermitage, a Theravada Buddhist training monastery for bhikkhunīs in Perth, Ontario, Canada. After learning to meditate at 21, she made pilgrimage to[...]
Oct
27
Fri
all-day October Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
October Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
Oct 27 all-day
October Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
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Oct
29
Sun
8:30 am Soup Kitchen – Oct 29, 2017 @ Shepherds of Good Hope
Soup Kitchen – Oct 29, 2017 @ Shepherds of Good Hope
Oct 29 @ 8:30 am – 1:00 pm
Soup Kitchen - Oct 29, 2017 @ Shepherds of Good Hope | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Volunteers needed to prepare and serve food.
Nov
3
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - November 3, 2017 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
  The leader for this Buddhist meditation and dhamma talk will be Luang Por Viradhammo. Luang Por Viradhammo is the senior abbot of Tissarana monastery, located in Perth, Ontario, which he founded in 2005. He[...]