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

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Dinner Planning Session: The PIMC Engaging the Dharma Initiative (Wed. 6/19/2019, 6:30-8pm)

Please join us for the upcoming planning session for PIMC "Engaging The Dharma" (ETD) initiative. We'll be deciding on our priorities and projects for the next few months. This will be a dinner and discussion event :

          DATE/TIME: Wed., June 19 / 6:30-8:00pm

           LOCATION:  Laughing Planet restaurant (4110 SE Woodstock Blvd, Portland, OR 97202)

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Monthly 1st Saturday Retreat Series at PIMC (Sat., July 6, 2019)

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Next Meeting: The PIMC Engaging the Dharma Initiative (Sun., 7/6/2019, 12:15-1:15pm)

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

          DATE/TIME: Sun., July 7 / 12:15-1:15pm (following the Dharma Talk)

           LOCATION:  PIMC Living Room


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Monthly NonViolent Communication (NVC) Practice Group at PIMC (July 2)

On Tuesday, July 2, 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.

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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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