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

Aug
28
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Aug 28 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - Aug. 28, 2015 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
The leader for this Buddhist meditation and dhamma talk will be Luang Por Viradhammo. LP Viradhammo is the senior abbot of Tissarana monastery, located in Perth, Ontario, which he founded in 2005. He has been[...]
Aug
29
Sat
all-day August Full Moon – 2015
August Full Moon – 2015
Aug 29 all-day
August Full Moon - 2015
  Moon phase 4″ by Daniel Kmiec – Own work. Licensed under GFDL via Wikimedia Commons – http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Moon_phase_4.svg#mediaviewer/File:Moon_phase_4.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)
Aug 29 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Day of Mindfulness with LP Viradhammo - Aug. 29, 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[...]
Sep
11
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ Quaker House
Sep 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - Sep. 11, 2015 @ Quaker House | Ottawa | Ontario | Canada
The leader for this Buddhist meditation and dhamma talk will be Luang Por Viradhammo. LP Viradhammo is the senior abbot of Tissarana monastery, located in Perth, Ontario, which he founded in 2005. He has been[...]
Sep
12
Sat
all-day Noble Eightfold Path Study Group... @ Tisarana Monastery
Noble Eightfold Path Study Group... @ Tisarana Monastery
Sep 12 all-day
Noble Eightfold Path Study Group -September 12, 2015 @ Tisarana Monastery | Perth | Ontario | Canada
Teachings on the Noble Eightfold Path will be offered once a month by Ajahn Viradhammo and other monks at Tisarana Monastery. Program: 11:30 Dana (Potluck lunch) 1:00 Chanting and meditation 1:50 Dhamma talk on chosen[...]