Ottawa Insight Meditation Community

A True North Insight meditation group

About Us

Located in Ottawa, Ontario, OIMC provides opportunities to practice insight meditation and other contemplative practices amid the complexities of city living. The group is dedicated to creating a space that welcomes all people regardless of cultural and religious background, race, socio‐economic class, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, education, and physical ability. It is an environment where people can come together to learn, support and deepen practice. OIMC is guided in all endeavors by the ethics of non-harming, the spirit of loving friendship and compassion, the wisdom of insight, and the truth of liberation.

Weekly Sitting Group

The weekly group has been suspended until further notice.
Thursday at 7 PM (EST)
. Everyone is welcome to drop in.

At times the weekly sitting is cancelled. Please subscribe to emails below for notifications.

Cost: Dana/Donation – e-transfer to  

In-person: (suspended)

Videos & Audios of Talks and Guided Meditations – Videos of Weekly Dharma Talks, Excerpts from Talks, special Talks and Guided Meditations. this channel focuses on spiritual teachings with an emphasis on the teachings of the Buddha. – Videos and guided meditations with a focus on mindfulness and a secular approach to health and well-being.

Insight Timer – Audio of a variety of guided meditations.

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