Special Events & Retreats

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We offer a variety of workshops, public talks, retreats and social events throughout the year.

All special events are only available in person.

March 2024
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Beaverton | Change Your Mind, Change Your World – A Free Public Talk

The mind is a powerful force. Buddha teaches that our mind determines our experience of everything! Through meditation, we learn to control our mind and develop positive ways of thinking that help us transform every situation into an opportunity for personal growth and real happiness. Beaverton Library Directions
Sat Mar 02
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Beaverton Library - Meeting Room B
Meeting Room B 2375 SW 5th Street Beaverton, OR 97005
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Portland | Guru Yoga Mandala Retreat

Guru yoga is an especially powerful method for receiving the blessings of the Buddhas and increasing our merit. By following the Sutra path alone it would take a thousand aeons to accumulate the vast amount of merit needed to attain Buddhahood, but, as Sakya Pandita observed, by wholeheartedly practicing Guru yoga we can accumulate the […]
Sun Mar 24
12:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Portland | Mahasiddha Kadampa Buddhist Center
9498 SW Barbur Blvd #101, Portland, OR 97219
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February 2024

Portland | Foundation Program (Thursdays)

Thursday Foundation Program with Susan de la Vergne Book: Meaningful to Behold Thursdays | 9:30am-11:30am If you are interested in this class, please email [email protected] to learn how to become a Foundation Program member. Meaningful to Behold by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Many people have the compassionate wish to benefit others, but few understand how to […]
Thu Feb 22
9:30 am - 11:30 am
Portland | Mahasiddha Kadampa Buddhist Center
9498 SW Barbur Blvd #101, Portland, OR 97219
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Salem | Establishing A Meditation Practice

Establishing a regular meditation practice can seem overwhelming at first. Do I need any special equipment? How long should I meditate for? What’s the goal exactly? Get the answers to all these questions and more in this series. Kadam Heather will teach proven strategies for calming the mind, reducing stress, and finding peace wherever you […]
Fri Feb 23
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Woodland Chapel
582 High Street SE, Salem OR 97301
Universal Compassion

Portland | Foundation Program (Saturdays)

Saturday Foundation Program With Kadam Heather Book: Universal Compassion Saturdays | 9:00am—11:00am If you are interested in this class, please email [email protected] to learn how to become a Foundation Program member. Universal Compassion is a commentary to a twelfth-century text on training the mind, entitled Training the Mind in Seven Points, which was composed by […]
Sat Feb 24
9:00 am - 11:00 am
Portland | Mahasiddha Kadampa Buddhist Center
9498 SW Barbur Blvd #101, Portland, OR 97219

Salem | Foundation Program

Salem Saturday Foundation Program With Kadam Heather Book: MEANINGFUL TO BEHOLD Saturdays | 4:00pm—6:00pm If you are interested in this class, please email [email protected] to learn how to become a Foundation Program member. Meaningful to Behold by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Many people have the compassionate wish to benefit others, but few understand how to accomplish this […]
Sat Feb 24
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Salem | Broadway Coffeehouse, Silverton Room
1300 Broadway Street NE Salem, OR 97301
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Portland | The Science of Happiness

THE SCIENCE OF HAPPINESS Buddhist meditation is an inner science, and it is geared towards fulfilling our deepest wish, which is our wish for happiness. In this series we will look at Buddha’s insights on the true causes of happiness and how, through applying meditation, we can gain experience of these in our daily life. […]
Sun Feb 25
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Portland | Mahasiddha Kadampa Buddhist Center
9498 SW Barbur Blvd #101, Portland, OR 97219
Offering to the Spiritual Guide

Portland | Offering to the Spiritual Guide

This is a special practice of relying upon our Spiritual Guide as a Buddha and making praises and requests, but it also contains beautiful essential instructions on all the stages of the path to enlightenment and training the mind, as well as both the generation stage and completion stage of Highest Yoga Tantra.
Sun Feb 25
4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Portland | Mahasiddha Kadampa Buddhist Center
9498 SW Barbur Blvd #101, Portland, OR 97219
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Inclement Weather

OUR PUBLIC TALK IS RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY JAN 21ST @ 10:30AM​

Due to the snow storm, all of our classes & events will be cancelled.

Please email [email protected] with any questions.