KCC is open for some in-person events. Check our calendar to see which events are Zoom-only or hybrid (in-person and Zoom).

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.

Today at KCC

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.

Awakening the Heart by Transforming Resistance – A Tonglen Retreat

Please join us as we spend two days exploring the practice of tonglen.

Friday, Aug 12, 2022 - Saturday, Aug 13, 2022


Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Liberation

Khenchen Konchok Gyaltsen Rinpoche is considered a true expert on Gampopa’s Jewel Ornament of Realization. KCC is greatly honored to be able to host Rinpoche for these teachings.

Friday, Sep 2, 2022 - Sunday, Sep 4, 2022


Training in the Mind of Awakening—Bodhichitta and the Bodhisattva Vow

Please join us for this special opportunity to receive an uninterrupted transmission of the bodhisattva vow in the Drikung Kagyu lineage from Khenchen Konchok Gyaltsen Rinpoche.

Friday, Sep 9, 2022 - Sunday, Sep 11, 2022



The latest updates from the KCC community.

Reflections on Personal Retreats at SCOL

From the August 2022 Newsletter, several KCC members share reflections on their personal retreats at SCOL.


17 July 2022 – Board Meeting Highlights

Here are the highlights from the 17-July-2022 KCC Board Meeting.


Sun is out! Tent is up!

Enjoy this short video of our efforts.


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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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