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

Oct
24
Fri
7:00 pm Fall 2014 Residential Retreat @ Galilee Centre
Fall 2014 Residential Retreat @ Galilee Centre
Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm
Fall 2014 Residential Retreat @ Galilee Centre | Arnprior | Ontario | Canada
Luang Por Viradhammo is the Abbott of Tisarana Buddhist Monastery. He was born in Germany, 1947, to Latvian refugee parents. They moved to Toronto when he was four years old. Around 1969, while living in[...]
Nov
2
Sun
all-day Kathina Ceremony of the Tisarana... @ Civitan Hall
Kathina Ceremony of the Tisarana... @ Civitan Hall
Nov 2 all-day
Kathina Ceremony of the Tisarana Buddhist Monastery at the Civitan Hall in Perth - Nov 2nd @ Civitan Hall | Perth | Ontario | Canada
Dear Friends in the Dhamma, The Royal Thai Ambassador to Canada, Pisan Manawapat was invited to sponsor this year’s Kathina and has extended a warm welcome for all families and friends to attend this joyful[...]