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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Spiritual Mentors

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

Sep
30
Fri
all-day OBS Residential Retreat – LP Vir... @ Galilee Centre
OBS Residential Retreat – LP Vir... @ Galilee Centre
Sep 30 – Oct 7 all-day
OBS Residential Retreat - LP Viradhammo @ 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[...]
Oct
1
Sat
all-day October – New Moon 2016
October – New Moon 2016
Oct 1 all-day
October - New Moon 2016
“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
Oct
9
Sun
all-day October Waxing (Half) Moon 2016
October Waxing (Half) Moon 2016
Oct 9 all-day
October Waxing (Half) Moon 2016
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