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...
Robert invites everyone who cares about the future of Portland Insight Meditation Community to a special All Sangha Meeting on Sunday, Apr. 7, 2019.
Robert will be sharing his vision for the future of the this community and describing some changes underway that are the result of months of planning. These are happy changes - arising from our vitality and growth in recent years.
Please join us to hear how your sangha will be meeting the future.
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10:00am - Group Meditation
10:40am - QiGong with Jim Dalton
11:00am - Dharma Talk with Robert Beatty
Of previous talks here on our website.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT!.... VOLUNTEER SUPPORT NEEDED FOR SUNDAY CHILDREN'S PROGRAM
Going forward, now and in the future, we need consistent volunteer help in the classroom in a way we have never had before. The program is being used more heavily than ever and the number of children has grown over the past two years.All posts »
Putting out the call for the Spring 2019 service day for PIMC volunteers on Saturday, April 13. Spend the day taking refuge in the sangha - socializing with friends and getting to know folks in the PIMC community as we get some necessary maintenance done on our lovely home!
Please join us for the next meeting of the PIMC "Engaging The Dharma" (ETD) initiative:
DATE/TIME: Sun., Apr. 14 / 1:00-2:30 (after the monthly potluck)
LOCATION: PIMC Living Room
On Tuesday, Apr. 9, 2019, we will gather once more for our monthly NonViolent Communication practice group in the PIMC Living Room. The meeting will go from 7pm to 9:15pm.
Kirsten and Doyle will be co-leading the practices.