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Joyful Land Kadampa Buddhist Centre

879 Somerset St. W.   Map (link is external)

Exterior view of the building, including the Joyful Land building sign and newly renovated porch.

Established in 1996 under the direction of Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, Joyful Land is the focal point for the Ottawa community of the modern tradition of Mahayana Buddhism called New Kadampa Tradition. Visit the heart of the building, a beautiful shrine where marvelous Buddha statues can be admired, and learn about meditation programs helping people to develop inner peace and good hearts. The bookshop offers an extensive selection of books, ritual implements and artwork.

Open Hours
    Saturday, June 1, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00
    Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 10:00 to 16:00
Building Features
    Public Washrooms
    Free Parking
    Bike Parking
    Paid Parking
    Family Friendly
    OC Transpo Nearby
    Guided Tour Available