Vajra Vidya Portland

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 13 December 2004.

Contact Information

Address: P.O. Box 7793, Portland, ME 04112


Vajra Vidya was established by the Very Venerable Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche, an eminent meditation master and high scholar of the Kagyu lineage of Tibetan Buddhism, who has been leading annual retreats in the Portland area since 1996.

Activities and Schedule

Vajra Vidya Portland is a study group that meets weekly for meditation practice and discussion of a dharma reading. Newcomers are welcome, and meditation instruction is provided at no charge. The group also offers introductory meditation classes several times a year.
Note that the Maine annual retreat is scheduled for September 18-27, 2004 in Topsham, ME.

More Information

The website includes resources such as teachings and prayers; descriptions of various projects throughout the world with which Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche works; a photogallery; and a list of centers worldwide.