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
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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

Jul
1
Sat
all-day July – Waning (Half) Moon 2017
July – Waning (Half) Moon 2017
Jul 1 all-day
July - Waning (Half) Moon 2017
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Jul
2
Sun
2:32 pm Gardening Day at Sati Saraniya –... @ Sati Saraniya Hermitage
Gardening Day at Sati Saraniya –... @ Sati Saraniya Hermitage
Jul 2 @ 2:32 pm – 3:32 pm
Gardening Day at Sati Saraniya - July 2, 2017 @ Sati Saraniya Hermitage | Perth | Ontario | Canada
There will be a gardening work day at Sati Saraniya Hermitage near Perth on Sunday July 2. People are invited to arrive at or any time in the morning after 8.30am. Work will start at[...]
Jul
7
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Jul 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - July 7, 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[...]
Jul
9
Sun
all-day July – New Moon 2017
July – New Moon 2017
Jul 9 all-day
July - New Moon 2017
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Jul
16
Sun
all-day July Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
July Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
Jul 16 all-day
July  Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
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