• Beginners Meditaiton

    Beginners Meditation Every Monday from 7:00-9:00 pm starts on May 4th, goes thru June 8th

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  • Ajahn Sudanto has returned to the Pacific Hermitage

    Ajahn visits every third Friday of the month, beginning with 5:30 tea, 7:00pm Meditation and Dhamma Reflections till 9:00pm. For information about Tuesday evening teachings in White Salmon and/or to sign up for a meal offering, click link , , ,

    Link to Pacific Hermitage
  • Children's Program Gets Infusion

    Nine parents/grandparents have gathered to form a working group to identify the needs of our growing children's program.

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  • Dhamma Talks & Reflections Online

    Hear Luang Por Sumedho, Luang Por Pasanno, Luang Por Viradhammo and Ajahn Sona's Dhamma talks and reflections from our grand opening celebration weekend.

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Beginners Meditation 6 Week Course - Monday, May 4th

Beginners Meditation Class - May 4th thru June 9th

Monday evenings from 7:00 to 9:00pm

Taught by Jessica Swanson

This course is a meditation primer in the Theravada Thai Forest tradition. Each week we'll explore with guided and silent meditations, Dhamma reflections and a tea break. Recommended readings and talks will be provided, as well as resources for establishing a practice with a local meditation community.

This course will close to the public after the second class, no preregistration necessary, just show up. 

All programs and teachings at Portland Friends of the Dhamma are offered on a donation basis. Free will contributions keeps our doors open and are gratefully received.  A donation basket is located in the back of the room. 

Registration is not necessary—just show up.

Please park only in designated areas when attending events at Portland Friends of the Dhamma: Click here for map.