The Joyful Land Buddhist Centre - A member of the International Kadampa Buddhist Union
 ~ Inner Peace is Possible ~
Venerable Geshe-la

The Joyful Land Buddhist Centre is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition–International Kadampa Buddhist Union. We are located in central Ottawa on Somerset Street West. Established in 1996 under the direction of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso, our Centre has a beautiful meditation room, a small bookstore and giftshop and a quiet reading room.

Weekly Teachings

Tuesday Evenings
7:00-8:30 pm

Meditations For Awakening the Heart—Learning to Love

Starting June 24, 2014

This series of teachings will investigate the real meaning of love and how it affects our minds and the minds of others. more
Wednesday Evenings
7:00-8:00 pm

How To Solve Settle the Mind

Starting January 15, 2014

This series of guided meditations will help you deepen your capacity to keep a peaceful mind and increase your mindfulness.more

Sunday Mornings
10:00-11:00 pm

Thought for the Week

These classes will resume in the Fall more)
Tuesday and Thursday
12:15-1:00 pm

Noon Hour Meditations

Simple and relaxing guided meditations, bringing stillness to the overloaded mind. ...more
Classes in your area
These classes will resume in the Fall

Weekly teachings in Kanata and Orleans

Thursday evening classes in Kanata
Wednesday evening classes in Orleans