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...

14 MT – Word Frequencies

Dear Thay, Dear Sangha, Yesterday our Sangha recited the 14 Mindfulness Trainings and I was struck by the number of times I noticed the words “compassion” and “understanding”. Just for the fun of it, I put the text of the 14 Mindfulness...

Day of Mindfulness – 19 June 2016

The next Ottawa Pagoda Sangha Day of Mindfulness (DoM) is June 19th – Father’s Day! It will be held at the home of Millaray Sanchez. If you need directions, please send her an e-mail at: millaraysanchez [at] rogers [dot] com. As usual – to simplify things...

May 6-8 Retreat – Almost Full!

As of April 18, our retreat We Inter-are: Breathe Here and Now with Joy & Happiness is almost full! There are only a few spaces left so please contact Sheila Robertson (613-402-0223) or Catherine Cody (613-421-1418) before sending in your registration. We will...

Monastic Retreat May 6-8, 2016

We Inter-are-Breathe Here and Now with Joy & Happiness A Retreat with the Nuns and Monks of Blue Cliff Monastery in the Tradition of Thich Nhat Hanh May 6-8, 2016 Galilee Centre, 398 John St. North, Arnprior, Ontario Retreat Registration Form May 2016 (PDF)...