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...

[Live-Stream] 1st Saturday Retreat Series at PIMC, with Doug Pullin (Sat., Mar. 6, 2021)

Doug Pullin looks forward to sharing the March edition of the 1st Saturday Retreat with you.

This retreat will be hosted on Zoom.

The Theme is: Compassion

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Join Robert Live Online

Weekdays 7 am - 8 am
Sundays at 10 am - 12 pm
JOIN HERE

Watch Previous Broadcasts

Robert's YouTube channel.

Listen to Podcasts

Of previous talks here on our website.

[Live-Stream] Monthly Metta For Black Lives (Wed., Mar. 17, 2021)

PLEASE JOIN THE PIMC RACIAL JUSTICE CORE GROUP

for

MONTHLY METTA FOR BLACK LIVES

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

 6:00 – 7:00 PM

 

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Events & Activities

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Monthly NonViolent Communication (NVC) Practice Group via Live-Stream (Tues. Mar. 9, 2021)

Please join Doyle for the monthly, live-streamed NonViolent Communication practice group on Tues., Mar. 9, 2021.

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Online Offerings: Schedule of Online Meditation Gatherings

Please use the following link to see the schedule of existing online meditation gatherings:

https://conta.cc/39c9imk 

 

 

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QiGong Half-Day Retreat Live-Stream (9am-1pm, Sat. Mar. 20, 2021)

QiGong in the comfort of your home!!!
 
Please join Jim for the next QiGong half-day retreat coming to you via Zoom on  your computer,  on  Saturday, March 20.

 

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Maintaining Community and Staying Connected in a Time of Separation

As we all hunker down and adapt to the new normal of social distancing and proactive self-isolation in the age of coronavirus, the PIMC teachers and staff are committed to maintaining and encouraging community connection via the internet, something that humanity did not have access to in previous pandemics.

Even though we cannot meet in-person for the time being, we remain a community.

HELPING THOSE IN NEED

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"Mindfulness for a Happy Life," Robert's and Laura's Book, is Out in the World !!!!!!

 

 

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New Interview with PIMC Founder Robert Beatty: "How to Meditate," on the STIMULUS Podcast, with Rob Orman, MD

In a new podcast uploaded on Jan. 25, Dr. Rob Orman, MD, talks with Robert about the basics of meditative practice.

Robert walks through the basics of meditation, how to start a meditation practice, principles of mindfulness, understating the roots of suffering, how concentrating on the breath can lead to insight, and healthy vs unhealthy coping. Don't miss this lively and thoughtful podcast episode!

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PIMC 's Statement Regarding Social Justice and Support of #BlackLivesMatter

 

Link - Statement of Support from PIMC Teachers Council

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DONATE HERE: Support Your Dharma Center

 

To donate, please click          HERE

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