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    Categorizing Muslims, between Theory and Practice:  A Perspective from Portland, Oregon (2004)

    Over the past two decades, Islam in America has been receiving increased attention by academics and policy makers. The great influx of immigrant Muslims since the early 1960s, as well the conversion to Islam by a large number of American natives, have significantly changed the religious and social landscape of America. Many earlier studies have treated Islam in America as an imported tradition that remains largely unchanged when it is relocated in the United States. However, a number of more recent studies have attempted to understand Islam in this part of the world as a tradition that...

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    Kagyu Changchub Chuling

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 23 June 2014.

    Phone: 503-284-6697

    Chua Linh Son

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 27 August 2015.

    Phone: 503-760-9283
    Website: https://plus.google.com/110299362025188048459/about?gl=us&hl=en
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    Chua Nam Quang

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 23 June 2014.

    Phone: 503-254-0875

    Masjed as-Sabr - The Islamic Center of Portland

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 August 2015.

    Phone: 503-293-6554
    Email: info@assaber.com
    Website: http://www.assaber.com https://www.facebook.com/IslamicCenterOfPortlandMasjedAssaber
    [flickr_set id="72157621814700323"] This research was conducted by students Anne Marie Armentrout and Muntasir Sattar of Reed College, under the direction of Dr. Kambiz GhaneaBassiri. Masjed as-Sabr has the largest capacity among Portland mosques and Islamic centers, serving an estimated seven hundred... Read more about Masjed as-Sabr - The Islamic Center of Portland

    Bosnian Cultural and Education Center

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 July 2014.

    Contact Information

    Address: 8021 SE Stark Street, Portland, OR 97215

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    This profile was researched and written by Muntasir Sattar of Reed College, under the direction of Dr. Kambiz GhaneaBassiri.

    History

    Most of the members of the small Bosnian community in Portland came here as refugees between 1992 and 1997, during the civil war that followed the breakup of Yugoslavia. Church-sponsored-...

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    Muslim Community Center of Portland

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 August 2015.

    Phone: 503-281-7691
    Email: mccp.officeof.imam@gmail.com [home], ICPemail@icop.org [home]
    Website: http://mccpdx.org/
    [flickr_set id="72157621814873267"] This profile was researched and written by student Jonathan Grass of Reed College, under the direction of Dr. Kambiz GhaneaBassiri. Members of the Muslim Community Center trace their roots in Portland further back than members of other Portland mosques and Muslim community centers.... Read more about Muslim Community Center of Portland

    The Movement Center: The Power of Spirit

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 23 June 2014.

    Phone: 503-231-0383
    Email: NI-info@comcast.net [office], info@themovementcenter.com [home]
    Website: http://www.themovementcenter.com/

    Nityananda Institute is the division of the Movement Center dedicated to the exploration, documentation, and preservation of ancient traditions of religion, art and healing. Its main interest is the tantric traditions of spiritual practice in Asia, particularly the tradition of...

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    Jain Society of Oregon

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 23 June 2014.

    Phone: 503-292-1965

    Buddhist Group Portland

    Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 23 June 2014.

    Contact Information

    Address: c/o John Masciocchi, 2410 NE Dunckley, Portland, OR 97212
    Email: portland@diamondway.org
    Website: http://www.diamondway.org/portland/

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