KCC Portland Center is open for some in-person gatherings. Please check our calendar to see which KCC practices and study groups are virtual (Zoom only) or hybrid (in person and on Zoom).

Schedule Change for Chenrezi Practice

The practice of Chenrezi — the embodiment of the compassion of all the buddhas — is an excellent introduction to yidam practice of vajrayana Buddhism.

Newcomers Night

Teacher: Lama Eric Triebelhorn

Virtual Event
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The session is intended for individuals who are either unfamiliar with Buddhist practice or are new to KCC. All are welcome and invited to attend.

Shamatha Meditation – AM

Teacher: Erik Fromme

At the beginning of each session, brief instruction to the practice of Shamatha will be given. After a one-hour session and a 10-minute break, there will be a teaching or question-and-answer period with participants.

Shamatha Meditation – PM

Teacher: Peter Wood

At the beginning of each session, brief instruction to the practice of Shamatha will be given.  After a one-hour session and a 10-minute break, there will be a teaching or question-and-answer period with participants.

Conversations Unlimited

Virtual Event

This is an informal session to share thoughts, questions, ideas, and writing with the wish to strengthen connections within the sangha. These sessions are typically theme-based. Everyone is welcome!