Week of February 19, 2017

After several months of volunteer renovations, Dzogchen Shri Singha of Portland is happy to announce our official Grand Opening event on Sunday, February 26th, on the eve of the Tibetan New Year! We will be offering Driftwood Coffee, tea, snacks and five-minute dharma teachings throughout the day. There will be door prizes and raffle. Come learn about Buddhism in your neighborhood. All are welcome and we are family friendly!

Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St
Portland, OR 97214


Sunday Buddha Path Practice
Sunday, February 19, 2017
2:00 to 3:00 pm

On Sundays we practice Preliminary Practice together from The Buddha Path. We provide texts, cushions, blankets, and tea. Stay afterwards for Q&A. Teachings are given free of charge and donations are accepted to help maintain the Portland Dharma Center.

Andrew Morse is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Practicing the Buddha Path
Monday, February 20, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Carrie Ure teaches on the subject, Practicing Love. Books, cushions and tea provided. Teachings are given free of charge and donations are accepted to help maintain the Portland Dharma Center.
Carrie Ure is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Practicing Buddhism 
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson continues her Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path with a teaching on The Three Buddhas. Teachings are given free of charge and donations are accepted to help maintain the Portland Dharma Center.

Devi Anderson is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Fundamentals of Buddhist View 
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Rodney Yoder continues his Wednesday series of teachings with The Secret Supernatural Power of Rejoicing. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided. Teachings are given free of charge and donations are accepted to help maintain the Portland Dharma Center.

Rodney Yoder is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View
Thursday, February 23, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Tim Ros continues his Thursday series* of teachings which delve deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. Tonight’s topic is The Benefits of Shamatha Meditation. Teachings are given free of charge and donations are accepted to help maintain the Portland Dharma Center.

*Thursday teachings are recommended for those with at least one year of beginning teachings or one seasonal retreat.

Tim Ros is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Week of February 12, 2017

Join us at the Portland Dharma Center to learn how you can begin to increase your peace and happiness, decrease your fear and anxiety, and become a better condition for others.  On January 1st we announced an expanded schedule for 2017, which includes weekly practices and teachings, Sunday through Thursday.

The Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St.
Portland, OR 97219


Andrew receives Rinpoche’s blessing to teach buddhadharma.

Sunday Buddha Path Practice

Sunday, February 12, 2017
2:00 to 3:00 pm

On Sundays we do a group Preliminary Practice out of The Buddha Path. We provide texts, cushions, blankets, and tea. Stay afterwards for Q&A.

Andrew Morse is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Carrie conducts a retreat at the Dzogchen Retreat Center, USA

Practicing the Buddha Path
Monday, February 13, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Carrie Ure teaches on the subject, Arousing Self-Confidence. Books, cushions and tea provided.
Carrie Ure is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Devi teaches on aspirations for the New Year at The PDC

Practicing Buddhism Tuesday, February 14, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson continues her Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path with a teaching on The Seven Relationship Unities.

Devi Anderson is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Rodney teaches on The Four Noble Truths

Fundamentals of Buddhist View 

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Rodney Yoder continues our Wednesday series of teachings on the Four Noble Truths of the Enlightened, How to Antidote Pride: The Practice of Prostrations. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided.

Rodney Yoder is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Tim about to proclaim Buddha’s teachings

Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View
Thursday, February 16, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Tim Ros continues his Thursday series of teachings which delve deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. Tonight’s topic is Emptiness. Thursday teachings are recommended for those with at least one year of beginning teachings or one seasonal retreat.

Tim Ros is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Week of February 5, 2017

Join us at the Portland Dharma Center to learn how you can begin to increase your peace and happiness, decrease your fear and anxiety, and become a better condition for others.  On January 1st we announced an expanded schedule for 2017, which includes weekly practices and teachings, Sunday through Thursday.

The Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St.
Portland, OR 97219


Andrew receives Rinpoche’s blessing to teach buddhadharma.

Sunday Buddha Path Practice

Sunday, February 5, 2017
2:00 to 3:00 pm

On Sundays we do a group Preliminary Practice out of The Buddha Path. We provide texts, cushions, blankets, and tea. Stay afterwards for Q&A.

Andrew Morse is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Carrie conducts a retreat at the Dzogchen Retreat Center, USA

Practicing the Buddha Path
Monday, February 6, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Carrie Ure teaches on the subject, Arousing Self-Confidence. Books, cushions and tea provided.
Carrie Ure is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Devi teaches on aspirations for the New Year at The PDC

Practicing Buddhism
Tuesday, February 7, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson continues her Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path with a teaching on The Three Buddhas.

Devi Anderson is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Rodney teaches on The Four Noble Truths

Fundamentals of Buddhist View

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Rodney Yoder continues our Wednesday series of teachings on the Four Noble Truths of the Enlightened, How to Antidote Pride: The Practice of Prostrations. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided.

Rodney Yoder is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Tim about to proclaim Buddha’s teachings

Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View
Thursday, February 9, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Tim Ros continues his Thursday series of teachings which delve deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. Tonight’s topic is Interdependence. Thursday teachings are recommended for those with at least one year of beginning teachings or one seasonal retreat.

Tim Ros is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Week of January 29, 2017

We are pleased to announce our expanded schedule for 2017. Our new dharma center and five dharma teachers allows us to offer teachings five nights a week. Fridays and Saturdays are available for special events.

Increase your happiness and decrease your suffering, simultaneously benefiting yourself and all beings. Please join us at The Portland Dharma Center to learn how.

We are located at:

The Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St.
Portland, OR 97219


Andrew receives Rinpoche’s blessing to teach buddhadharma.

Sunday Buddha Path Practice

Sunday, January 29, 2017
2:00 to 3:00 pm

Sunday Buddha Path Practice returns! We practice Preliminary Practice out of the Buddha Path as a group every week. Texts, cushions, blankets, and tea are provided. Stay afterwards for Q&A.

Andrew Morse is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Carrie conducts a retreat at the Dzogchen Retreat Center, USA

Finding Sanctuary in Difficult Times
Monday, January 30, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Join us for a two-part teaching designed to answer questions about how to respond to political oppression, fear, uncertainty, anxiety about the future and feelings of overwhelm and lack of control. How is one to respond to recent events in our nation that seem to divide us? Begin to find answers to achieve personal happiness and promote world peace.

Carrie Ure is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Devi teaches on aspirations for the New Year at The PDC

Practicing Buddhism
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson continues our Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path.

Devi Anderson is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Carrie conducts a retreat at the Dzogchen Retreat Center, USA

 

Finding Sanctuary in Difficult Times

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

Join us for a two-part teaching designed to answer questions about how to respond to political oppression, fear, uncertainty, anxiety about the future and feelings of overwhelm and lack of control. How is one to respond to recent events in our nation that seem to divide us? Begin to find answers to achieve personal happiness and promote world peace.

Carrie Ure is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Tim about to proclaim Buddha’s teachings

Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View
Thursday, February 2, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher Tim Ros continues our Thursday series of teachings, delving deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. Tonight’s topic is Cause and Effect. Recommended for those with at least one year of beginning teachings or one seasonal retreat.

Tim Ros is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Week of January 22, 2017

We are pleased to announce our expanded schedule for 2017. Our new dharma center and five dharma teachers allows us to offer teachings five nights a week. Fridays and Saturdays available for special events.

The New Year is an auspicious time to increase your happiness and decrease your suffering, simultaneously benefitting yourself and all beings. Please join us at The Portland Dharma Center to learn how.

We are located at:

The Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St.
Portland, OR 97219


Andrew receives Rinpoche’s blessing to teach buddhadharma.

Sunday Buddha Path Practice

POSTPONED: Sunday, January 22, 2017
2:00 to 3:00 pm

Teaching postponed. Regular Sunday practice resumes Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. Please practice at home!

Andrew Morse is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Bell and dorje, text, and mala all ready to practice!

Learning, Contemplating and Meditating The Buddha Path
Monday, January 23, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

A volunteer teacher leads practice tonight. Everyone is invited to attend. Guests are asked to donate $5 and no one is turned away due to lack of funds. Books, cushions and tea provided.

 


Devi teaches on aspirations for the New Year at The PDC

Practicing Buddhism
Tuesday, January 24, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson continues our Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path.

Devi Anderson is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Rodney Teaching Dharma

Fundamentals of the Four Noble Truths
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Rodney Yoder continues our Wednesday series of teachings on the Four Noble Truths of the Enlightened with a topic entitled, Who am “I” and how do “I” secure happiness? This teaching describes the practice of purification and aspirations as outlined in The Buddha Path. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided.

Rodney Yoder is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Tim about to proclaim Buddha’s teachings

Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View
Thursday, January 26, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher Tim Ros continues our Thursday series of teachings that delve deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. Recommended for those with at least one year of beginning teachings or one seasonal retreat.

Tim Ros is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.

Week of January 15, 2017

We are pleased to announce our expanded schedule for 2017. Our new dharma center and five dharma teachers allows us to offer teachings five nights a week. Fridays and Saturdays available for special events.

The New Year is an auspicious time to increase your happiness and decrease your suffering, simultaneously benefitting yourself and all beings. Please join us at The Portland Dharma Center to learn how.

We are located at:

The Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St.
Portland, OR 97219


Andrew receives Rinpoche’s blessing to teach buddhadharma.

Sunday Buddha Path Practice

POSTPONED: Sunday, January 15, 2017
2:00 to 3:00 pm

Teaching postponed. Regular Sunday practice resumes Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. Please practice at home!

Andrew Morse is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Carrie conducts a retreat at the Dzogchen Retreat Center, USA

Learning, Contemplating and Meditating The Buddha Path
Monday, January 16, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Carrie Ure leads practice and teaches on How Happy Do You Want to Be? Everyone is invited to attend. Guests are asked to donate $5 and no one is turned away due to lack of funds. Books, cushions and tea provided.

Carrie Ure is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Devi teaches on aspirations for the New Year at The PDC

Practicing Buddhism
POSTPONED: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Practicing Buddhism will not be held this week. It returns next week, Jan. 24, 2017.

Devi Anderson is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Rodney Teaching Dharma

Fundamentals of the Four Noble Truths
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Rodney Yoder continues our Wednesday series of teachings on the Four Noble Truths of the Enlightened with a topic entitled, Letting go of the Negativity of 2016 and Manifesting What You Want in 2017. This teaching describes the practice of purification and aspirations as outlined in The Buddha Path. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided.

Rodney Yoder is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.


Tim about to proclaim Buddha’s teachings

Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View
Thursday, January 19, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Tonight’s topic is A Buddhist View of Time. DSSP dharma teacher, Tim Ros continues our Thursday series of teachings that delve deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. Recommended for those with at least one year of beginning teachings or one seasonal retreat.

Tim Ros is a DSSP Director and authorized Dharma Teacher of the Buddha Path under the guidance of H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche.