Samden Ling is dedicated to the: Longchen Nyingthig: Heart Essence of the Vast Expanse tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. Practitioners follow the profound teachings and exquisite practices of Longchen Rabjam and Jigme Lingpa. In this Rime (Non Sectarian) Tradition, all interested are welcome to participate.

Samden Ling’s practice center focuses on the Longchen Nyingthig, Heart Essence of the Vast Expanse, and on Adzom Drukpa’s revealed cycle, Secret Treasure of the Luminous Vajra, considered a “child” of this lineage.

Adzom Gyalse Rinpoche Dec 4,5,6th, 2016- Longchenpa Terma Teachings

Adzom Gyalse Rinpoche 3 Evening Longchen Rabjam Terma Teachings December 4,5,6th. Registration is open at https://www.tickettomato.com/event/4222/adzom-gyalse-rinpoche-three-evening-package-super-saver-package-for-dec-4th-5th-and-6th/Three evenings, two venues. Attend all or individual. All Levels Welcome.

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Appearance & Emptiness-September 24th

September 24th 2016  9:00am-11:30am. Jacqueline Mandell will offer Guided Meditation practices with key principals of Buddhism. Sitting meditation, mantra, visualization bring us to a deeper understanding and and an opening to greater possibilities. Nurturing a way of looking refreshes our clarity benefit not only ourselves but all whom we meet. September 24th 2016 12:00-1:30pm. Longchen Nyingthig Ngndro […]

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Summer Meditation Practice

Welcome to Tuesday Evening Meditation Practice. All Levels including beginners. Attend one or both sessions. 6:30pm-7:30pm Community Meditation. Followed by Tibetan Buddhist practice 7:30pm-8:30pm. Community Meditation includes Guided Sitting and Walking Practice with Jacqueline Mandell. Tibetan practices include Bodhicitta- mind of enlightenment aspiration and awakening, Heart Essence of The Vast Expanse mantras, visualization, guru yoga blessings, Tara, The Vine of Faith Guru Yoga. Practices taught and guided by Jacqueline. 1404 SE 25th Portland OR 97214, one block from Hawthorne Blvd. Suggested Donation is $12. No one turned away for financial reasons.

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The Vine of Faith

‘The Vine of Faith’ Guru Yoga June 14th is Guru Rinpoche Day. In honoring this day ‘The Vine of Faith’ Guru Yoga Is being Offered for the first time at Samden Ling. Jacqueline will lead this beautiful practice which preserves connection. June 14th Tuesday at 7:30pm following Community Meditation. All Levels including beginners. 1404 SE 25th […]

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Tara Day

May 31st is Tara Day, the day to rejoice and praise the embodiment of Compassion and Wisdom Guided by Jacqueline. Green Tara Practice 7:30pm following 6:30pm Community Meditation. 1404 SE 25th Portland OR 97214. Please Bring texts (also available). All Levels including beginners.

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Compassion Meditation

Saturday May 21st ‘Compassion Meditation and Other Inspirations’ with Jacqueline Mandell. 10-11:30am. At the New Dharma Rain Zen Center. 8500 NE Siskiyou St Portland, OR 97220 Open to the Public
Free Offering. All Levels. http://dharma-rain.org/event/compassion-meditation-how-tos-and-other-inspirations/

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MEDITATE JUNE & JULY TUESDAYS 2016

Meditate with Jacqueline. Community Meditation 6:30pm-7:30pm. Inspired Guidance in deep quiet, active awareness, connection to our own ground of being. A welcoming, lovely environment in a long established meditation hall. Time for Questions & Answers. 7:30pm ‘Heart Essence of the Vast Expanse’ Foundational Practice Text, includes, guidance in reflective visualization, mantra, letting go of difficulty […]

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Devotion in Dzogchen with Kilung Rinpoche

Devotion in Dzogchen, a day long retreat May 14th with Kilung Rinpoche, is a rare opportunity.  Registration  https://www.tickettomato.com/event/3589 Kilung Rinpoche is the incarnation of one of the four heart disciples of Jigme Lingpa, known as one of the 4 Jigme’s. Kilung Rinpoche has requested those attending this retreat already be familiar with Vajrayana and Mahayana principles. […]

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Community Meditation

Community Meditation Classes All Levels 6:30pm-7:30pm. Guided by Jacqueline Mandell

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Illuminating Peace: December Meditation

Samden Ling’s Contribution to Peace during this Season of Giving is Every Tuesday Evening in December 2015 from 6:30pm-8:30pm, Jacqueline Mandell will offer Guided Meditation Practice Series based on the Buddhist Principals of Peace, Understanding and Compassion. All Levels are welcome. Each week will offer a different way of expanding our perspective and enriching our way of being. Each week’s suggested donation is $12. Location: 1404 SE 25th Ave. (at SE Madison) Portland OR 97214

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