Week of December 17, 2017

The Portland Dharma Center offers weekly public teachings according to Buddha Shakyamuni’s Four Noble Truths of the Enlightened Sunday through Thursdays. As well, our special events are announced through our email newsletter. Please join us!

Our entrance is on the back of the building, off of the gravel parking lot. Please contact us with any questions.

Portland Dharma Center
4614 SW Vermont St
Portland, OR 97214


***Special Event*** Buddhist Refuge Ceremony
Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017
2:00 to 4:00 pm

 

Regular Sunday practice resumes next week. Today is a special Refuge Ceremony, open to the public. This includes a teaching on Taking Refuge in the Three Jewels, followed by a the ceremony itself. Afterwards, light refreshments are served, accompanied by conversation and celebration. Please join us!


Practicing the Buddha Path
Monday, Dec. 18, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Carrie Ure continues teaching Buddhist View. 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, Dec. 19, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson continues the Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path. 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, Dec. 20, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Rodney Yoder continues our Wednesday series of teachings on Buddhist fundamental principles. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided. While teachings are given free of charge, 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, Dec. 21, 2017
7:30 to 8:45 pm

Tim Ros continues his Thursday series of teachings which delve deeper into Buddhist view and philosophy. 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.