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.

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“…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

Jun
27
Mon
all-day June – Waning (Half) Moon 2016
June – Waning (Half) Moon 2016
Jun 27 all-day
June - Waning (Half) Moon 2016
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Jul
1
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya... @ Quaker House
Jul 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya Medhanandi - July 1, 2016 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Ayyā Medhānandī , Bhikkhuni, a native of Montreal, is the founder of Sati Sārāņīya Hermitage, a Theravada Buddhist training monastery for bhikkhunīs in Perth, Ontario, Canada. After learning to meditate at 21, she made pilgrimage[...]
Jul
12
Tue
all-day July Waxing (Half) Moon 2016
July Waxing (Half) Moon 2016
Jul 12 all-day
July  Waxing (Half) Moon 2016
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Jul
15
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Jul 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - July 15, 2016 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
  The teacher for this Buddhist meditation and dhamma talk will be Luang Por Viradhammo. Luang Por Viradhammo is the senior abbot of Tisarana monastery, located in Perth, Ontario, which he founded in 2005. He[...]
Jul
16
Sat
8:30 am Day of Mindfulness with LP Virad... @ *** Trinity United Church ***
Day of Mindfulness with LP Virad... @ *** Trinity United Church ***
Jul 16 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day of Mindfulness with LP Viradhammo - July 16, 2016 ** Trinity United Church ** @ *** Trinity United Church *** | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
TU-AN Pagoda is under renovation .. click for more info. The teacher for this Buddhist meditation and dhamma talk will be Luang Por Viradhammo. Luang Por Viradhammo is the senior abbot of Tisarana monastery, located[...]