Northwest Dharma Association

Calendar of Events

The NWDA
Calendar of Events

This is a listing of Buddhist retreats, talks, ceremonies, classes and other special events. You can search for events by date, location, and other search criteria.

If you are a member group, wanting to post an event, please go to the member group page and log in.

Upcoming Events

On Knowing the Better Way to Live Alone, led by Sheila Canal & Kate Marchevskova
Member Group: Mountain Lamp Community
Starts: Wed, Aug 28th
Region: Deming, WA

Public Talk with Lama Tsering Everest: Relying on Dharma in Troubled Times
Member Group: Chagdud Gonpa Amrita
Starts: Fri, Sep 6th
Region: Seattle, WA

Broken Raven Sesshin, with Jack Duffy, hosted by Three Treasures Sangha
Member Group: Mountain Lamp Community
Starts: Sat, Sep 7th
Region: Deming, WA

Drala Meditation Hike: Timberline Lodge to Zig Zag Canyon
Member Group: Portland Shambhala Meditation Center
Starts: Sat, Sep 7th
Region: Portland, OR

Dream Yoga Teachings with Lama Tsering Everest
Member Group: Chagdud Gonpa Amrita
Starts: Sat, Sep 7th
Region: Edmonds,

Shodo Harada Roshi ~ Calligraphy Demonstration & Talk
Member Group: Seattle One Drop Zendo - Water Moon Dojo
Starts: Fri, Sep 13th
Region: Seattle, WA

Fall Buddhist Retreat
Member Group: Mount Adams Zen Buddhist Temple
Starts: Fri, Sep 13th
Region: Trout Lake, WA

Seattle 2019 Walk to Feed the Hungry
Member Group: Buddhist Global Relief
Starts: Sat, Sep 14th
Region: Seattle, WA

Preparing for the Bardo
Member Group: Living Bodhicitta
Starts: Sun, Sep 15th
Region: Port Townsend, WA

Shugendo Mountain Training
Member Group: Seattle Choeizan Enkyoji Nichiren Buddhist Temple
Starts: Mon, Sep 16th
Region: Seattle,

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Drala Meditation Hike: Timberline Lodge to Zig Zag Canyon

Saturday, September 7 @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Join us for a Drala hike up high on Mt. Hood on the Pacific Crest Trail. We will start at Timberline Lodge and hike 2.2 miles to the edge of Zig Zag Canyon. Expect breathtaking views and late wildflowers. We’ll combine hiking with meditation while observing noble silence.

Hiking Difficulty: Moderate (high altitude)
Distance: 4.4 miles round trip
Elevation: 500 foot elevation gain
What to Bring: Hiking appropriate footwear, water, lunch, a hat, sunscreen, rain gear, gas money for the driver, and a kneeling pad or something else to sit on for occasional stops for sitting meditation. Hiking poles can be helpful.
Meeting Time: 8:30 AM
Meeting Location: Portland Shambhala Center
Return Time: About 4:30 pm. Drive to the trailhead is about 1½ hours each way
Hike Leader: Joan Sears

Drala hikes are open to the public. No dogs, please – For questions about this or other
things, please contact Liz Howell, Drala Hike Coordinator.

“By relaxing the mind, you can reconnect with that primordial, original
ground, which is completely pure and simple. Out of that, through the
medium of your perceptions, you can discover magic, or drala.”
– Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

Mahasangha Event

Member Group: Portland Shambhala Meditation Center

Contact:
Portland Shambhala Office
Phone: 5032314971
Email: hello@portland.shambhala.org

Region: Portland, OR

Date: Saturday, September 7
Time: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Event Type:

Event Website:
https://portland.shambhala.org/program-details/?id=400353

Location:
Portland Shambhala Meditation Center
1110 SE Alder St, Suite 203
Portland, Oregon 97214 United States
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Phone: 503-231-4971

Cost: Free