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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At this time, all of our events and practices are accessible via Zoom livestream only.
Please use our Full Calendar, linked at the top of each page, to 
select your program and access the Zoom link.

Upcoming Events

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

Early Buddhist Women

This class will introduce us to some of the women in early Buddhism (during the time of Buddha Shakyamuni).

Saturday, Jun 5, 2021
10:00 am - 12:00 pm


Shamatha Retreat – Finding Calm in the Midst of Chaos

For this retreat there is an option to attend the first 3 days only or continue on for the full 7-day retreat. There are no prerequisites to participate in this retreat, but you must be able to attend all the sessions for which you register.

Thursday, Jun 10, 2021 - Thursday, Jun 17, 2021
6:30 pm - 6:30 pm


News & Community

Announcements from KCC and articles about the community.

Weekly Happenings May 1 to May 8

Weekly updates and upcoming events.


Children’s Program Sack Lunch Under the Tent May 16

Come for food and games on May 16 under the Big Tent at KCC’s Urban Center!


Sattva Social Club Movie Night – Blessings – June 4, 6:00-8:30pm

Join us for a screening and special discussion with the filmmaker of the award-winning documentary Blessings: The Tsoknyi Nangchen Nuns of Tibet.


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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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