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

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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

Nov
17
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - November 17, 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[...]
Nov
18
Sat
all-day November – New Moon 2017
November – New Moon 2017
Nov 18 all-day
November - New Moon 2017
“Moon phase 1” by Daniel Kmiec – Own work. Licensed under GFDL via Wikimedia Commons – http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Moon_phase_1.svg#mediaviewer/File:Moon_phase_1.svg
8:30 am Day of Mindfulness with LP Virad... @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple)
Day of Mindfulness with LP Virad... @ Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple)
Nov 18 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day of Mindfulness with LP Viradhammo - November 18, 2017 at Tu-An Pagoda @  Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple) | 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 has[...]
Nov
26
Sun
all-day November – Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
November – Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
Nov 26 all-day
November - Waxing (Half) Moon 2017
          http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Moon_phase_6.svg#mediaviewer/File:Moon_phase_6.svg
Dec
1
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting TBA- Dece... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting TBA- Dece... @ Quaker House
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting TBA- December 1, 2017 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
The OBS will be announcing shortly the dhamma teacher for this evening. Please come back in a day or so. Thank you.