Organization Profile

Northwest Zen Sanga dba Dharma Rain Zen Center

Dharma Rain Zen Center is the oldest and largest Soto Zen Buddhist temple in Oregon, founded in 1975. Our focus is on teaching the principles of compassion and mindfulness in daily life for Buddhists and non-Buddhists alike. We offer daily meditation; workshops, classes and retreats; children's programs; and a statewide prison outreach and support program

Children & Youth Education, Environment, Faith-Based Service, Civic & Community
Families, Offenders/Ex-offenders, Other: We serve the community at large but have specific programs in place for these populations
Portland, OR, 97220