Support Joyful Land

Support Joyful Land


There are numerous ways to support Joyful Land. Perhaps you’ll consider helping the Centre in one of the following areas.



If you are interested in volunteering some time to help with cleaning, odd jobs and other tasks, you can contact Kelsang Varahi at


Distribute publicity

It’s a fun way to connect with your community and to let people know about upcoming classes and events. Please contact Jim Moore for further information:


Become a Teaching Assistant

Join our group of teachers’ assistants who help our teachers by welcoming students before classes begin. The job is very simple and we will happily train you. If you’re interested please contact Shannon Haggerty at


Make a donation

Joyful Land Buddhist Centre is a non-profit organization, is entirely run by volunteers and relies on the kindness of others and income from classes and events. It is a member of the New Kadampa Tradition International Kadampa Buddhist Union. And the Centre is a registered Canadian charity (Charitable Reg. Number 88586/6293RR0001).

If you wish to make a monetary donation to the Centre please click the donate button below or contact Kelsang Varahi at to make large sum or regular donations. Money is used for the maintenance and upkeep of the building. Any profits from class fees go towards supporting the International Temples Project for World Peace

All donations over $10.00 are eligible for a receipt for income tax purposes.

Thank you for your thoughtfulness and kindness!

Contact us

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

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| A member of the New Kadampa Tradition - International Kadampa Buddhist Union


Through the kindness of our founder Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche, Modern Buddhism is a free downloadable e-book.

Joyful Land Buddhist Centre

is a non-profit, charitable organization dedicated to serving the Ottawa/Gatineau communities with spiritual teachings that help all people regardless of religious or non-religious background. Charitable Registration #: 885866293RR0001

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