Larger Community Bulletin Board and OBS Biographies
The OBS does not endorse but will provide this Larger Community Bulletin Board space to other Buddhist groups and traditions in the Ottawa – Gatineau area who have asked and would like to mutually share event announcement requests. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details. Also personal biographies and dhamma stories of OBS members are available here.
Ottawa Pagoda Sangha – Retreat: posted April 4, 2017
A Retreat with the Nuns and Monks of Blue Cliff Monastery in the Tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh May 12-14, 2017, St Paul University, Room L120, 233 Main St, Ottawa Ontario, K1S IC4 https://pagodasangha.org/retreats/
Global Conference on Buddhism : posted April 9, 2017
The 10th Global Conference on Buddhism will be held in Toronto, June 17 and 18, 2017. It will be hosted at the Ontario Science Centre. The agenda and the poster are attached. Experts in both the Buddhist and the scientific communities will participate in this conference. The goal of the conference is is to elucidate the connections between Buddhism and neuroscience in improving the mental well-being through mindfulness. Please share this with anyone who is interested in participating. You can get more more information about the conference by visiting this website:10th Global Conference on Buddhism. If you need any further information: Piyal Walpola, MD, PhD Program Coordinator, 10th Global Conference on Buddhism http://www.10gcb.org/
OBS Newsletter – May 8, 2016 Good evening friends and members of the OBS, As the tulips begin to bloom (and the Ottawa Tulip Festival tourists begin to congregate!), we are grateful for the changing seasons and this time of warmth, growth, and creativity. This month,...read more