As a self-supporting branch of the Dzogchen Shri Singha International organization, DSSP holds weekly practice sessions in Portland using Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche’s The Buddha Path, a manual intended for the cultivation of wisdom and compassion in the Dzogchen tradition.
Since the establishment of the nearby Dzogchen Retreat Center outside Eugene, Oregon and the inception of the annual Dzogchen Lineage Internship in 2008, the local DSSP Sangha has offered ongoing support in the training of practitioners and teachers in the Khandro Nyingthig and Longchen Nyingthig traditions of Tibetan Buddhism.
Dzogchen Shri Singha of Portland (DSSP) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded in 2004 with the mission of supporting Tibetan Buddhist master, H.E. Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche’s enlightened Dharma activities in the Pacific Northwest.
Exciting News! We are very happy to announce we are unifying all our online activities on Zoom beginning Sunday, February 28th. (These changes only affect the Sunday, Monday, and Wednesday teachings.) Each day has a different meeting address, so please make sure you … Continue reading →
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The 2021 Great Miracle Event
12 February 2021 (Friday) – 27 February 2021 (Saturday)
Introduction Regarding the Dzogchen Buddha Path Miracle Aspirations Program
Exactly 2,941 years ago from the Female Iron Ox Year, 2021, our Supreme Guide Buddha Shakyamuni displayed extraordinary miracles to countless sentient and enlightened beings for fifteen days in Shravasti, India. To embody the extraordinary miracle powers of the mighty Buddhas, our kind beneficent teacher, Dzogchen Khenpo Choga Rinpoche, along with the International Dzogchen Buddha Path Dharma Teachers and Sangha, will conduct a Dzogchen Buddha Path Great Miracle Aspiration Internet Teaching and Practice Program on the Fifteen Great Miracle Events of our Supreme Guide Buddha Shakyamuni. Register here.
Please add this Buddha Path Great Miracle Aspiration Teaching and Practice Program to your calendar and joyfully send this link to your contact lists so that other people may also have the opportunity to attend this auspicious event.
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Changes to PDC Scheduling
We are now posting our teaching schedule once a month instead of on a weekly basis. Any changes or updates to our schedule will be announced primarily through our email newsletter and facebook page. Please follow us on Facebook and signup for our emails for the latest updates!
Sundays Buddha Path Practice 2:00 to 3:00pm on Google Meet
Our Sunday Group Practice has returned! Each Sunday, we focus on a selected practice from our root text, The Buddha Path and the Concise Buddha Path on the Buddha Path app.
Feb. 14 and 21 practices are cancelled.
Mondays Learning Contemplating and Meditating The Buddha Path 7:30 to 8:45 pm on Google Meet
Monday teachings focus on Buddhist View and Fundamentals, with group practice as part of the teaching. Teachings are given free of charge and all donations help maintain the Portland Dharma Center.
Feb 1 and Feb. 8 teachings are cancelled.
Tuesdays Buddhism for Modern Practitioners 5:00 to 6:00pm on Zoom
Bodhi Lama Carrie Ure brings her unique style and characteristic humor to teaching the Buddha Path. All materials are provided and all sincerely interested students of any level are welcome.
Wednesdays Fundamentals of the Four Noble Truths 7:30 to 8:45 pm on Google Meet
Sangha Mitra Rodney Yoder teaches Buddhist Fundamental Principles on Wednesdays. Rodney has trained for more than a decade in Buddhist View and offers great insight on how to be successful as a Buddhist and a career professional. Everyone is invited to attend and participate. Teachings are given free of charge and all donations go toward maintaining the Portland Dharma Center.
Saturdays Buddhism for Everyone 3:30 to 5:00 pm on Zoom
Dharma Acharya Tim Ros teaches Buddhism for Everyone on Saturdays. Tim teaches on a variety of topics within the Dzogchen Buddha Path system with a precise and methodical manner that is easy to grasp for Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike.
Saturday, February 6th’s teaching is cancelled so that Tim can lead the Daka Retreat.
Dzogchen Shri Singha of Portland is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that operates solely through the generosity and support of Sangha and generous sponsors. Dharma teachings are always free, but a suggested $5 donation for our weekly teachings supports the maintenance and activities of our Dharma Center. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.