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...

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

 

 

https://conta.cc/2ZGRcVR

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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.

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

 

Link - Statement of Support from PIMC Teachers Council

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Events & Activities

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Online Offerings: Meditations & Classes (Plus Two New Women-Led Groups Starting Soon)

Please use the following 2 links to see: A) the schedule of existing online meditation gatherings and Dharma talks that PIMC is hosting, and B) information about the two new meditation groups starting soon: 

https://conta.cc/3jLS8jY   (Existing Schedule)

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DONATE HERE: Support Your Dharma Center

 

To donate, please click          HERE

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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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Monthly NonViolent Communication (NVC) Practice Group via Live-Stream (Tues. Aug. 11, 2020)

Please join Doyle for the monthly, live-streamed NonViolent Communication practice group on Tues., Aug. 11, 2020.

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QiGong Half-Day Retreat Live-Stream (9am-1pm, Sat. Aug. 15, 2020)

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, Aug. 15.

 

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Sign Up For Your Very Own PIMC Barking Dog Library Account #!!

Although the COVID-19 virus has caused PIMC to cease on-site events for now, we are still on track to have a working library of Buddhist resources.  When we are able to gather together at our physical Dharma home again, we will have a re-opening celebration for the Barking Dog Library.

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