Welcome to the OBS Blog

The OBS blog is a continually growing resource for listening to former teachings, learning more about the Theravadin tradition and our community. The community pages are for scheduled dana and the coordination of activities of OBS activities.  Please enjoy.

Dana-Offering Program

Support Tisarana Buddhist Monastery

Soup Kitchen

Help out in the kitchen

Multimedia Online

Online resources for audio teachings and books


Read former newsletters

Selected Readings

Find links to recommended reading

Larger Community Bulletin Board

Requests to announce events by other Buddhist groups and traditions in the Ottawa – Gatineau area. As well get to know some of our staff/students

Talks from Retreats and DoMs

Podcasts of Days of Mindfulness (DoMs) and retreat teachings.

OBS Socials

Social connections are the glue that holds our group together