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: The Heart Needs It’s Own Blood
April 21 - June 23, 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:

Introduction to Buddhism & Meditation | core concepts, root experiences  Thursday evenings 7-9 PM, May 30 - June 20 at PPMTV, 280 Marcy 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.