Upcoming Programs

Dharma Study ONLINE - Sacred Path of the Warrior

March 29th—October 25th

All are welcome to join in the study of this classic text, Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior, written by Shambhala's founder Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Drop-ins welcome! Continue »

Aging in Enlightened Society - The Five Invitations ONLINE

April 6th—November 16th

The Portland Aging group, Aging in Enlightened Society, is a social group for those who are experiencing aging – whether it be turning 40 or 70. The group has decided to read and discuss “The Five Invitations: Discovering What Death Can teach Us About Liv Continue »

Bodhisattva Study Group ONLINE

April 13th—August 24th

The Bodhisattva Study Group is open to all students of the dharma who are interested in deepening their understanding of the Bodhisattva path. Texts we're studying include Shantideva's "The Way of the Bodhisattva." Continue »

Werma Feast ONLINE

May 31st—December 13th

The Werma Sadhana is a profound key to understanding and manifesting awake society in our lives. By feasting together, we can unlock the power and heart of this practice, discovering brilliant awareness on the spot, whatever our circumstance. This practic Continue »

Learn to Meditate Workshop: Turning the Mind Into an Ally ONLINE

with David Parker, Kristen Mullen, Gabriela Cordova Novion

July 11th—July 18th

This workshop presents how “peaceful abiding” meditation enables us to cultivate our mind’s inherent stability, strength and clarity.  It includes practical instructions for developing a strong meditation practice. Continue »

Council Meeting

July 14th

Trident Study Group ONLINE

July 18th

Trident Book Three practice and study. This group is restricted to authorized students of Trident Book Three. Continue »

Drala Meditation Hike: Old Salmon River Trail

July 19th

Take your mindfulness practice into the great outdoors and join fellow hikers in the Shambhala meditation practice of drala. We hike in noble silence while contemplatively attuning and engaging the senses in the phenomenal world around us. Continue »

Deepening in Compassion Part I: The Four Immeasurables ONLINE

July 25th—October 3rd

Learn from senior teachers as they lead us through a series of talks, contemplations and meditation practices from the Buddhist Mahayana teachings of our lineage. Tonglen, taught by Ani Pema Chodron, will be the main practice. Continue »

Drala Meditation Hike: Falls Creek Falls Trail

August 9th

Take your mindfulness practice into the great outdoors and join fellow hikers in the Shambhala meditation practice of drala. We hike in noble silence while contemplatively attuning and engaging the senses in the phenomenal world around us. Continue »