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...

[Robert Interview, 5-28-2019] "Can We Fully Heal From Our Traumas?"

This is an interview Robert did with the creator of the Project Mindfulness Podcast. It is Episode #26: "Can We fully Heal From Our Traumas?"

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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

Watch Previous Broadcasts

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

Listen to Podcasts

Of previous talks here on our website.

SIGN-UP FOR SUNDAY CHILDREN'S PROGRAM - PIMC NEEDS 1-2 VOLUNTEERS EACH SUNDAY (Posting Date: 4/17/19)

Click to View Sunday Children's Pgm Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

We have hired a new teacher as of 4/10/19. Her name is Rebecca Bower and she is looking forward to getting to know you and your children.

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Events & Activities

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12-Mile, 9-Hour Mindfulness Hike (Sat. July 20)

Vik Anantha, a longtime sangha participant and hiking enthusiast, will be leading an all-day group mindfulness hike on Saturday July 20, 2019.

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Buddhist Movie Night at PIMC: "Brother Sun, Sister Moon" (Sat., 7/20/19, 6:30pm)

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Monthly 1st Saturday Retreat Series at PIMC (Sat., Aug. 3, 2019)

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Next Meeting: The PIMC Engaging the Dharma Initiative (Sun., 8/4/2019, 12:30-1:30pm)

Please join us for the next meeting of the PIMC "Engaging The Dharma" (ETD) initiative:

          DATE/TIME: Sun., Aug. 4 / 12:30-1:30pm (following the Dharma Talk)

           LOCATION:  PIMC Living Room


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Half-Day QiGong Retreat at PIMC (Sat. 7/20/19)

Please join us on Saturday, July 20, 10am-2pm, for our monthly PIMC QiGong half-day retreat, taught by Jim Dalton.

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