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

Join our Newsletter

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

Jan
5
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Evel... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with Evel... @ Quaker House
Jan 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Evelyn Tan, January 5th, 2018 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
The evening will be led by lay practitioner Evelyn Tan and will begin with a 45-minute guided meditation followed by a recorded ‘dhamma’ talk, Evelyn Tan first learned about Buddhism, mindfulness and vipassana meditation largely[...]
Jan
19
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Bhan... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with Bhan... @ Quaker House
Jan 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Bhante Jinanda, January 19th, 2018 @ Quaker House @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Bhante Jinananda is an Ottawa monk at the Hilda Jayewardenaramaya Buddhist Monastery and meditation centre. ‘Bhante J’ has been in North America for over seven years and has been a qualified meditation master for decades[...]
Jan
20
Sat
8:30 am Day of Mindfulness with Bhante J... @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple)
Day of Mindfulness with Bhante J... @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple)
Jan 20 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day of Mindfulness with Bhante Jinanda, January 20th 2018 @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple) | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Bhante Jinananda is an Ottawa monk at the Hilda Jayewardenaramaya Buddhist Monastery and meditation centre. ‘Bhante J’ has been in North America for over seven years and has been a qualified meditation master for decades[...]