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Buddhist Movie Night at PIMC: "Samsara" (Sat., 1/19/19, 6:30pm)

Please join us for another edition of Buddhist Movie Night at Portland Insight Meditation Community (PIMC). We'll be watching "Samsara" on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.  The screening will begin at 6:30pm.

This is a chance to come together as a community, enjoy Buddhist/mindfulness-themed cinema, and discuss how the material relates to our understanding of the Buddha and the Dharma.

Day-Long Retreat With Visiting Teacher Frank Leder (Sat., 1/12/19, 9am-4:30pm)

PIMC is happy to welcome back Frank Leder, Robert's Dharma brother and fellow Ruth Denison student, for a new day-long retreat on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. This will be Frank's fourth annual visit to PIMC.
 
The theme of this retreat is, "Patience And Loving Kindness", and is dedicated to Ruth Denison and her timeless invitation:

Link: The Shambala Warrior Prophecy by Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone

(Shown during Dec. 2 meeting.)

The Shambala Warrior Prophecy by Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1fVqrFNIRAc)

-       Coming of Bodhitsattvas

-       Kingdom of Shambhala emerges

-       Great moral and physical courage is required