Welcome to the OBS

The Ottawa Buddhist Society (OBS) provides opportunities for people to meditate together, to listen to and study Buddhist teachings in the Theravada tradition and promotes their practice in daily life. The OBS supports Theravada monastic communities in the region.

All are welcome to attend Ottawa Buddhist Society events.

Events Program : Retreats : Friday Evening Meetings : Days of Mindfulness : Become a Member

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

Apr
19
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ On-line and in-person with Ajahn Viradhammo on the big screen via Zoom at Quaker House.
Friday Evening Meeting with LP V... @ On-line and in-person with Ajahn Viradhammo on the big screen via Zoom at Quaker House.
Apr 19 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with LP Viradhammo - April 19, 2024 @ On-line and in-person with Ajahn Viradhammo on the big screen via Zoom at Quaker House.
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 is[...]
Apr
20
Sat
8:45 am Day of Mindfulness with LP Virad... @ In-person and Online
Day of Mindfulness with LP Virad... @ In-person and Online
Apr 20 @ 8:45 am – 3:00 pm
Day of Mindfulness with LP Viradhammo - April 20, 2024 @ In-person and Online
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 is[...]
May
17
Fri
7:30 pm Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya... @ In-person and Online
Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya... @ In-person and Online
May 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Evening Meeting with Ayya Medhanandi - May 17, 2024 @ In-person and Online
Ayyā Medhānandī is the founder and guiding teacher of Sati Saraniya Hermitage, a Theravada forest monastery for women.
May
18
Sat
8:45 am Day of Mindfulness with with Ayy... @ In-person and Online
Day of Mindfulness with with Ayy... @ In-person and Online
May 18 @ 8:45 am – 3:00 pm
Day of Mindfulness with with Ayya Medhanandi - May 18, 2024 @ In-person and Online
Ayyā Medhānandī is the founder and guiding teacher of Sati Saraniya Hermitage, a Theravada forest monastery for women.