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Dekeling is a meditation community based in Portland, Oregon.

We offer authentic Tibetan Buddhism, made accessible for today’s world.

Join us for meditation, classes and special events.

Monday Night Meditation & Dialogue

This is a great place to get to know us. On Monday nights we meet at 7 PM PST for an hour of meditation, accompanied by beginners’ instructions. After a short break, we share questions and open dialogue. All are welcome to participate as we refine meditative stability and clarity with traditional methods of calm abiding (shamatha) mediation. FREE EVENT.

Mid-Week Meditation: Sanity Break

It's a pandemic, for heaven's sake. You need this. We all do.
Join us for half an hour of calm abiding meditation from 1:30-2:00 PM PST. New to mediation? No problem. Not a Buddhist? No problem. It's a small group and a friendly space. Brief beginner's instructions are given every time. Everyone welcome.

One-on-One Meeting With a Teacher

Individual instruction for your practice.

Dekeling Podcasts

Dharma talks to keep you company and wake up your heart.

NEW! In Winter, 2022 - Dekeling's 'Cultivating the Vajra Heart' Program

Enrich your life in a program of sequenced dharma practice and study.

Upcoming Special Events