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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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

Apr
25
Sat
all-day April Waxing (Half) Moon 2015
April Waxing (Half) Moon 2015
Apr 25 all-day
April Waxing (Half) Moon 2015
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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)
Apr 25 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day of Mindfulness with LP Viradhammo - April 25, 2015 @  Tu-An Pagoda (Vietnamese Buddhist Temple) | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
Luang Por Viradhammo is the senior abbot of Tissarana monastery, located in Perth, Ontario, which he founded in 2005. He has been the principal spiritual guide for the Ottawa Buddhist Society for the past 10[...]
May
2
Sat
all-day May Full Moon
May Full Moon
May 2 all-day
May Full Moon
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2:00 pm Noble Eightfold Path Study Group @ First Unitarian Congregation
Noble Eightfold Path Study Group @ First Unitarian Congregation
May 2 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Registration is full for the study group.
May
15
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
May 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - May 15, 2015 @ 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 has[...]