Kagyu Changchub Chuling

A center for the practice and study of Vajrayana Buddhism founded by His Eminence Kalu Rinpoche

2020 Program Schedule


New Years Calm Abiding Retreat
Led by Lama Michael Conklin and Lama Eric Triebelhorn
Tuesday, December 31, 2019, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Wednesday, January 1, 2020, 9:00 am to 3:30 pm

New Years Day Refuge Ceremony
Given by Lama Eric Triebelhorn
Wednesday, January 1, 2020, 4:00 pm

Resident Lama Transition Ceremony
Saturday, January 4, 10:30-Noon.  Potluck following.

Vajrasattva class
Saturday, January 4, 1:30-3:30 pm

Mahamudra Support Gathering with Vajrasattva Review
Saturday, February 15th, 1-3 pm

Springtime Personal Retreat at SCOL
Tuesday, March 3 - Thursday, April 30

Chanting of "The Rain of Wisdom" to mark the anniversaries of Marpa and Milarepa.
Friday, March 13. An all day event. Might include Milarepa Tsok.

Mandala Class  
Sunday, March 29, 1-3pm.

Mandala Discussion
Sunday, April 12th, 1-3pm.

One-Day Class (topic TBD)* 
May TBD 

Shamatha Retreat SCOL (3-day)
June TBD Weekend 

Shamatha Retreat SCOL (Week-long )
(These two shamata retreats will be taught back-to-back)

One-Day Class (topic TBD)* 
July TBD 

Yidam Retreat (biennial) at SCOL
August TBD 

North American Mahamudra Retreat at SCOL
September TBD 

Week-Long Chenrezig Retreat at SCOL
October TBD 

3-Day Chenrezig Retreat at SCOL
October TBD

Two-Day Tonglen Retreat
November TBD 

*One or both of these classes may turn into a multi-session class

New Year's Retreat with Refuge at Urban Center
December 31/Jan 1

ONGOING PROGRAMS (in addition to regular meditation schedule):

Mind Training Study Group
Led by Tim Campbell and Zopa Herron
Ongoing, second and fourth Thursday evenings, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm  

More about Befriending Death
Occasional meetings, TBA

Death and Dying Study Group
Third Tuesdays of the month, 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm 

Equanimity and Inclusion Study Group
Led by Zopa Herron
Approximately monthly

Children's Program
Led by Mary Woods
Offered to children 5-10 years old 2nd and 4th Sundays during practice; commitment to attend. (PLEASE NOTE: 4th Sundays only during July, August)
Please contact Mary Woods first.

All events at KCC's Portland Center, 4936 NE Skidmore St., unless otherwise noted.