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

Apr
4
Tue
all-day April Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
April Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
Apr 4 all-day
April Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
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Apr
7
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Apr 7 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - April 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[...]
Apr
11
Tue
all-day April Full Moon 2017
April Full Moon 2017
Apr 11 all-day
April Full Moon 2017
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Apr
19
Wed
all-day April – Waning (Half) Moon 2017
April – Waning (Half) Moon 2017
Apr 19 all-day
April - Waning (Half) Moon 2017
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Apr
21
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Apr 21 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - April 21, 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[...]