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Pittsburgh Region

  • The Laughing Rivers Sangha, Pittsburgh Community of Mindful Living
    The Pittsburgh Community of Mindful Living is one of hundreds of communities worldwide that practices mindfulness as taught by Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh.* The Pittsburgh sangha, or community, has been in existence since 1991 and meets weekly to practice mindful sitting and walking meditation together.
  • Pittsburgh Buddhist Center
    Located in Natrona Heights, the Pittsburgh Buddhist Center is the first Theravada Temple established in western Pennsylvania.
  • Stillpoint, Inc.
    Founded in 1990 and located in the Lawrenceville section of the city, Stillpoint is a community-led group that practices in the Soto Zen tradition. In addition to regular twice-weekly services, the group hosts frequent extended sittings, retreats and seminars with visiting teachers
  • Three Rivers Dharma Center
    Three Rivers Dharma Center is committed to providing the Pittsburgh region with access to the timeless, practical teachings of the Buddha. Three Rivers Dharma meets in the Oakland neighborhood of Pittsburgh weekly for practice and for special holidays and teachings.
  • Zen Center of Pittsburgh
    This Soto Zen Buddhist Temple, founded in 1999, is currently the only one in Western Pennsylvania with a resident priest. Located 30 minutes north of Pittsburgh, it serves the community by offering daily meditation and services.