New Year, Expanded Schedule! Dec. 31, 2016

We are pleased to announce our expanded schedule for 2017. With our new dharma center and five dharma teachers, we can 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


Sunday Buddha Path Practice

Sunday, January 1, 2017

2:00 to 3:00 pm
Andrew Morse leads this weekly practice from our meditation manual, The Buddha Path. Everyone is welcome. Cushions and books are provided.


Learning, Contemplating and Meditating The Buddha Path

Monday, January 2, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

Carrie Ure teaches on the subject, New Year’s Resolutions and How to Keep Them.


Practicing Buddhism

Tuesday, January 3, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

Devi Anderson begins our Tuesday series on the fundamentals of practicing The Buddha Path with the subject, Who Am I?


Fundamentals of the Four Noble Truths

Wednesday, January 3, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Rodney Yoder begins our Wednesday series of teachings on the Four Noble Truths of the Enlightened. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Texts and cushions are provided.


Deepening Understanding of Buddhist View

Thursday, January 4, 2017

7:30 to 8:45 pm

DSSP dharma teacher, Tim Ros begins 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.


There is a $5 suggested donation for each teaching to support The Portland Dharma Center. No one is turned away for lack of funds.