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
One-on-One Meeting With a Teacher
Mid-Week Meditation: Sanity Break
Join us for half an hour of calm abiding meditation from 1:30-2:00 PM PT. New to meditation? No problem. Not a Buddhist? No problem. It's a small group and a friendly space. Brief beginners’ instructions are given every time. Everyone welcome.
Upcoming Special Events
Green Tara is one of the most beloved practices in the Vajrayana. In 2022 we are offering a special step-by-step series of classes and workshops designed for beginners, to help…Find out more »
The Dekeling Vajra Heart Program is three years of committed practice, study, and service in a group format. The program will include Shamatha, Vipassana and Mahamudra; at least two yidam…Find out more »
Throughout our lives we long to connect with our truest self and to find a greater sense of intimacy with the people, places and experiences in our lives. Yet even…Find out more »