Nagaloka Buddhist CenterWelcome to Nagaloka!

Nagaloka is a community in Portland, Maine, dedicated to the study and practice of Buddhism. We are an independent and self-governing center within the Triratna Buddhist Community, which is an international network of public centers, communities and projects. Our mission is to create the best possible conditions in which to explore and practice the Buddhist path. We study and practice meditation and Buddhadharma in a spiritual community based on the ideals of compassion, generosity, mindfulness, and the cultivation of wisdom.

Nagaloka News

Sangha News

Mar 13, 2015

News From Nagaloka! March 2015 The Spring issue you say? Sitting here, mid March, looking out the window on a 33 degree day with blowing winds and frozen snow banks….it is a bit hard to believe ... Read more »

Special Guest Dhardo Rinpoche

Mar 10, 2015

On Wednesday, March 11 Dhardo Rinpoche will be giving a talk at Nagaloka Friends Night 7-9pm in Portland. We are looking forward with great anticipation to Dhardo Rinpoche’s visit and hope that you will join. ... Read more »

Sunday morning Feb 15 canceled

Feb 14, 2015

Due to the weather forecast, our regular scheduled Sunday morning meditation (8:30-10) is canceled.

Nagaloka News from Gail

Dec 10, 2014

Winter is upon us in the northern woods. Snow came early on in November this year and it seems like it is likely to stick around for awhile. In the midst of it all we find ... Read more »

Wednesday cancel

Nov 25, 2014

This Wednesday Friends' Night is canceled due to winter storm watch. Please plan to attend our special Friday Meditation session: Peace and happiness to you and yours this Thanksgiving Day! Metta, Nagaloka Read more »

Our next book study for Wednesday

Oct 31, 2014

Mitra ceremony and celebrate our friend, Maitrimani

Sep 6, 2014

Wednesday, Sept 10th is an evening celebrating new Mitras and Maitrimani. Matt, Beth, Susie and Shane will make their mitra declaration during a special ceremony led by Dharmasuri. Meditation starts at 7 pm ... Read more »

Happenings in April

Mar 18, 2014

I am very happy to share with you some of the happenings at Nagaloka in April. The month starts off with a visit by Nagabodhi on Friday, Apr 4th. He will give a ... Read more »

Wednesday, Feb 5th canceled due to snowy weather

Feb 5, 2014

We are canceling our Friends' Night and mitra study this evening due to the storm. We look forward to seeing you next week.

Sangha Working together day

Nov 15, 2013

Triratna Sanghas, like Nagaloka, utilize friends, mitras and order members to help with the care and maintenance of their centers. A Kula is group of individuals working together in supportive ways to accomplish these ... Read more »

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Upcoming Events

Date/Time Event
22/07/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday Open Sit
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
24/07/2019
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Wednesday Friends' Night
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
28/07/2019
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Sunday Meditation and Dharma Bite
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
29/07/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday Open Sit
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
31/07/2019
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Wednesday Friends' Night
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
04/08/2019
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Sunday Meditation and Dharma Bite
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
05/08/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday Open Sit
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
07/08/2019
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
Wednesday Friends' Night
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
11/08/2019
8:30 am - 10:00 am
Sunday Meditation and Dharma Bite
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME
12/08/2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday Open Sit
Nagaloka Buddhist Center, Portland ME

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