“Venerable sir, this is half of the holy life, that is, good friendship, good companionship, good comradeship.”

“Not so, Ānanda! Not so, Ānanda! This is the entire holy life, Ānanda, that is, good friendship, good companionship, good comradeship. When a bhikkhu has a good friend, a good companion, a good comrade, it is to be expected that he will develop and cultivate the Noble Eightfold Path."


- SN 45.2

Latest News

Bodhi Mitta Resumes

Bodhi Mitta Sunday meetings will be resuming starting Sunday September 11th, 2022 both in person and virtually.

Bodhi Mitta Zoom Room

Our dear friend Sanghamitta at CTBC has kindly lent us their zoom room for Bodhi Mitta use. Please check the calendar section for access to the latest zoom meeting link.

Current Study

Our current focus is the Four Foundations of Mindfulness


We are a Theravada Buddhist group based in Calgary, Alberta and are friends of Birken Forest Monastery  and Canmore Theravada Buddhist Community. We meet daily for meditation sessions and weekly on Sundays for Dhamma discussions. The group is hosted by Dhammapāla virtually