1532 NE 21st Avenue, Apt. 101
Portland, OR, 97232


Diamond Way Buddhist Center Portland belongs to an international non-profit network of over 600 lay Diamond Way Buddhist centers of the Karma Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Lama Ole Nydahl and under the spiritual guidance of H.H. the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, Trinley Thaye Dorje.

Diamond Way Buddhism offers practical and effective methods to realize mind’s inherent richness for the benefit of all. With an accessible and modern style, it works with people’s confidence and desire, using every situation in life to develop fearlessness and joy.

Regular Program

Public Meditation: Mondays and Thursdays at 7pm.

Our public program consists of a guided meditation with explanation. The meditations are guided in English.

DWBC Portland is located inside The Irvington at 1532 NE 21st Avenue Apt 101. To gain access, either call 360-773-3770 (tel:360-773-3770), or use the directory at the entrance to call: Fennimore, Michelle. Enter into the building, pass the elevator and you’ll find the apartment on the left.

We look forward to seeing you!

H.H. 16th Karmapa
Rangjung Rigpe Dorje

H.H. 17th Karmapa
Trinlay Thaye Dorje

Lama Ole Nydahl &
Hannah Nydahl