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.

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

Aug
7
Fri
all-day August – Waning (Half) Moon 2015
August – Waning (Half) Moon 2015
Aug 7 all-day
August - Waning (Half) Moon 2015
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all-day August – Waning (Half) Moon 2015
August – Waning (Half) Moon 2015
Aug 7 all-day
August - Waning (Half) Moon 2015
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Aug
14
Fri
all-day August – New Moon 2015
August – New Moon 2015
Aug 14 all-day
August - New Moon 2015
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7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Ven.... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with Ven.... @ Quaker House
Aug 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Ven. Suvijano.- August 14, 2015 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Friday Evening meditation and dhamma talk with Venerable Ven. Suvijano.  He will be accompanied by Ven. Sallekho. Venerable Suvijāno was born in Southern Thailand in 1968. After finishing high school, he went to a fashion design[...]
Aug
15
Sat
all-day Noble Eightfold Path Study Group... @ Tisarana Monastery
Noble Eightfold Path Study Group... @ Tisarana Monastery
Aug 15 all-day
Noble Eightfold Path Study Group - August 15, 2015 @ Tisarana Monastery | Perth | Ontario | Canada
Teachings on the Noble Eightfold Path will be offered once a month by Ajahn Viradhammo and other monks at Tisarana Monastery. Program: 11:30 Dana (Potluck lunch) 1:00 Chanting and meditation 1:50 Dhamma talk on chosen[...]