Portland Insight
Meditation Community

The Portland Insight Meditation Community is an experiment in American Buddhism. We welcome people of all faiths, orientations, genders, abilities, ages, and racial/cultural backgrounds. The purpose of PIMC is to improve the lives of participants, their families and the greater community through meditative practice and a lifestyle that supports liberation from suffering, the awakening of wisdom, and the manifestation of compassion. Read more...

Opening Doors Campaign

Funding Wheelchair Ramp, ADA Updates and Seismic Upgrades for PIMC

Please support this important effort to make the dharma more accessible

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Watch Sunday Broadcast Live on UStream!

PIMC on UStream

10:00am - Group Meditation
10:40am - QiGong with Jim Dalton
11:00am - Dharma Talk with Robert Beatty

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Either here on our website or directly on Robert's YouTube channel.

Buddhist Movie Night at PIMC - Sat., 6/23/18, 6:30pm

Please join us for Buddhist Movie Night at PIMC. We'll be watching "Little Buddha" on Saturday, June 23The screening will begin at 6:30pm.

This is a chance to come together as a community, enjoy Buddhist-themed cinema, and discuss how the material relates to our understanding of the Buddha and the Dharma. 

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Half-Day QiGong Retreats at PIMC (3rd Saturday of the month)

Please join us on June 16 for our monthly PIMC QiGong half-day retreat, taught by Jim Dalton. The retreats are always on the third Saturday of the month, 10am-2pm.

No experience is necessary and beginners are welcome.

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