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

May
4
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
May 4 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - May 4, 2018 @ 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[...]
May
6
Sun
2:00 pm OBS Social May 6th, 2018
OBS Social May 6th, 2018
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
OBS Social May 6th, 2018 @ Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
OBS SPRING SOCIAL Sunday May 6th, 2-5 pm All Are Welcome! We will be gathering at Anoma’s home at: 10 Cordell Court, Nepean ON, K2E 7G6 Please bring a sweet or savory snack to share[...]
May
18
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Ajah... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with Ajah... @ Quaker House
May 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Ajahn Punnadhammo - May 18, 2018 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Ajahn Punnadhammo is the resident bhikku at Arrow River Forest Hermitage, a Theravadin Buddhist monastery and meditation centre located fifty miles southwest of Thunder Bay. Venerable Punnadhammo has been studying and practising Buddhism since 1979. He[...]