Welcome to Crystal Staff for Meditation, Dharma & Spiritual Studies

Crystal Staff is a non-profit organization based in Ottawa-Gatineau Canada. We are dedicated to supporting the practices of Eastern and Western spiritual traditions that lead to awakening through the development of compassion, non-clinging awareness and insight.  We are affiliated to a world-wide network of organisations.

Latest News


Sonam Gyatso will be offering a 4 day retreat on Sacred Geometry, September 4 through 7. Those of you who know Sonam and his teaching can only be excited about this retreat and this theme. It will be an experi

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Announcing an Urban Retreat with Lama Mark Webber November 22 – 28, 2015. This will be for 7 full days. Details: Lama Mark Webber will be in Ottawa and lead an urban retr

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Crystal Staff Board Meeting. Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 4 pm. 195 Clearview Ave., Apt. #2511 Ottawa

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The next Annual General Meeting for Crystal Staff will be held: Sunday, April 24, 2016 4 PM ……at the home of Cheryl and Steven Gellman 195 Clearview Ave., Apt. #2511 Ottawa ON K1Z 6S1 This will be follo

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Come learn Meditation

Crystal Staff is dedicated to bringing teachings to Ottawa that uplift and empower

Latest Teachings

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    Audio Tarchin Teaching on Chenrezi

    Tarchin reads “The Sadhana of Chenrezi” 2013 and also explains the meaning of Chenrezi in th

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    Chime Shore on Emptiness

    Chime Shore on Sunyaya

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Meditation Group

Great opportunity to establish your practice. The meditation sits are suitable for beginners to advanced.