We welcome everyone to join our community in whatever way feels best!

We are a diverse group and include the span from enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering meditation to members who’ve been studying and practicing for decades.  We host programs, affinity groups and community celebrations throughout the year.



Community Events

Governance Council Meeting

December 17th

The Portland Shambhala Governing Council holds open meetings to discuss the business of the center. Anyone is welcome to attend. If you wish to address the council with a question or issue, please let the council secretary in advance for planning purposes Continue »

Meditation for the New Year: A Silent Winter Retreat

December 27th—January 1st (2020)

Join us for this week of open meditation which starts with Friday Night orientation and social meditation and goes from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day. There is no fee and all practices are welcome! Continue »

Shambhala Day

February 24th (2020)

Save the date for this annual community celebration Continue »