Join Us for Meditation and Retreat

We are a Portland-based meditation community committed to supporting each other in life and on the path of awakening.

Welcome to Kagyu Changchub Chuling, a center for Buddhist meditation in the Tibetan tradition. Join us for any of our regularly-scheduled meditation practices; we have options to suit meditators at all levels.

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Upcoming Events

Register for retreats, classes, and events to deepen your meditation practice and understanding of the Dharma.

Bodhisattva Celebration

A bodhisattva is someone whose thoughts, words, and actions are filled with compassion and loving-kindness. Share your stories or gifts of music, poetry, or other creative endeavors with our Children Program and guests!

Saturday, Dec 12, 2020
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


New Year’s Retreat and Refuge Ceremony 2020/21

Annually, KCC welcomes in the New Year with our New Year’s Retreat over two days: December 31 and January 1. Please join us!

Thursday, Dec 31, 2020 - Friday, Jan 1, 2021
7:00 am - 5:30 pm


Exploring the Mind: Introduction to Vipashyana Practice

We will explore the vipashyana techniques over these five days. In this practice one systematically explores one’s assumptions about the mind, thoughts, and perceptions.

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021 - Sunday, Jan 31, 2021
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm


News & Community

Announcements from KCC and articles about the community.

KCC Special Events Calendar for 2021

This is the most current list of programming. Check back, as programs may be added or changed as the year progresses.


Updated KCC Website

The web team is excited to launch the updated KCC website. We hope you like the refreshed look and the new features.


Website Feature: Connect to ZOOM

You are now able to connect directly to ZOOM and join all meditation practices and most study groups from KCC website!


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New to KCC?

KCC’s regular meditations are open to all members of the public, and in most cases the teacher will offer basic instructions before meditation.

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