Welcome to Portsmouth Buddhist Center

The Portsmouth Buddhist Center in the heart of the New Hampshire Seacoast, for all who seek peace of mind and radical insight into how to live in more kindly, considered harmony with the world. We offer introductory and regular meditation and Buddhism classes by donation.

Join us on Sundays for our Meditation and Community Gathering, 9.30 am-12 pm. Our Sunday program begins with meditation followed by a Dharma presentation and discussion of how Buddhist practice can help us move towards a more creative and fulfilled life. $10-$5 suggested donation.  

New Sunday series: Our New Sunday Series to Start 2019 –– Visions of the Path
Sundays January 6 - February 10, 9.30 am-12 pm at PPMTV, 280 Marcy Street


We offer Meditation Courses for those new to it and for those with various levels of experience. These courses are offered freely/by donation:

New Introductory Course - New Course for 2019 - Mindfulness 360 - Monday evenings, 7 - 9 pm, January 14 - February 4, 2019 @Gateway Taiji

Going Deeper in Meditation - Understanding Tranquility and Integration - Monday evenings, 7 - 9 pm, February 18 - March 18, 2019 @Gateway Taiji

Gateway Taiji, Qigong &Yoga Studio is located at 875 Islington Street, Portsmouth, NH (map & directions). There is parking in front of the studio (please use right side of lot) or in the bank lot across the street.


Join our mail list! Send us an email: portsmouth@thebuddhistcenter.com

We offer all of our programs by donation. Suggested amounts are provided with each event listing. You can keep track of events and happenings from the life of the Center in this space. Join here then click ‘follow’ above to keep up-to-date with us. Become part of the our sangha space for in-depth resources and share your own experience of practice with others. You can also join our email list for regular updates on upcoming events.

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The Portsmouth Buddhist Center is affiliated with the Triratna Buddhist Community, an international community of practitioners living out the Buddha’s teaching in ways that work in the modern world. We offer our programs and retreats by donation, read more about our Circuit of Generosity.