Ottawa Wakeup Meeting Nov. 28

(La version française suit l’anglais) Dear Friends, Wake Up Ottawa has finally found a space for regular practice sessions and is holding its first weeknight meeting! Please join us on Monday, November 28th, from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm. We will have a meet...

Visitation for Laureen Osborne : Nov. 19

Osborne, Laureen June 16, 1957 to November 10, 2016 A Life of Passion Laureen’s year long journey with cancer has ended. With her husband by her side, Laureen drew her last, peaceful breath. She had been surrounded all week by family, friends and caring members of her...

Remembering Laureen Osborne

Dear Thay, dear beloved community, dear friends, Our beloved sister, Dharma Teacher Laureen Osborne – Chân Anh Chân (True Beautiful Truth) transitioned peacefully from this life late Thursday evening, Nov 10th at the Ottawa Hospital, after a long and difficult...

Remainder of Fall Schedule

Dear Friends, Belatedly, here is the remainder of the fall schedule : ————————— November 09 Inviting the Bell (Mihaela and Sheila) 16 Fourteen Verses on Meditation (TBD) 23 Five Mindfulness Trainings Recitation (TBD) 30 Dharma Talk (Vinh) ————————— December 07 Deep...

Day of Mindfulness – October 2nd

Dear Pagoda Sangha, Our next regular monthly Day of Mindfulness coincides with the Ottawa Wake-Up Day of Mindfulness and we have been graciously invited to join in with the practices of the next generation on October 2nd. Below is the schedule for the day.  If you...

Update – Day of Mindfulness – Sunday August 28th

Dear Friends, Here is an update on the Day of Mindfulness plans for Sunday the 28th of August at the Arboretum. Two of our dear friends need the location to wheelchair accessible and my original proposal for a meeting place (Fletch Wildlife Garden parking lot) is not...

Day of Mindfulness – Sunday August 28th

Dear Friends, We have the opportunity to practice mindfulness together on Sunday the 28th of August in our very own garden of eden: the Arboretum. I propose that we meet between 9:30 and 10:00 am in the parking lot just to the left of the the red marker in this...