Tuesday evenings

7-8:30 pm

How to deal with difficult thoughts

According to Buddhism, any unpeaceful, uncontrolled state of mind (a difficult thought)  is a delusion. In this series, Kelsang Zopa will show that we can remain happy, even when our delusions are stronger than us…. more



Classes in your area

Evenings 7-8:30 pm

Why solving our problems doesn’t actually make us happy

Orleans | Kanata


Wednesday evenings

7-8:30 pm

Why solving our problems doesn’t actually make us happy

We all have experienced that our attitude transforms a problem into an opportunity. In this series Kelsang Zopa will explain how to develop mental habits that will to do this… more



Daily Puja

(Chanted Prayers)
5-6:15 pm Mon-Sun

Wishfulfilling Jewel

Monday is a special Tsog puja


Thursday evenings

7-8:30 pm

Buddhist mindfulness meditations

These meditation classes are based on Kadam Lamrim, the stages of the path to enlightenment. Through the meditations you will find help to overcome all the obstacles to your peace of mind and solve all of your daily problems. more



Sunday mornings

10-11:15 am

Prayers for world peace

Peace will never come to our world until… more

Contact us

Joyful Land Buddhist Centre
879 Somerset Street West
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6R6

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