Programs

Women in Buddhism with Acharya Holly Gayley

August 30th—December 6th

This series on the stories of Women in Buddhism will explore issues of patriarchy, agency, and resilience. Continue »

Profound Treasury: The Path of Individual Liberation Monthly Book Group

with Shastri Ellen Rook

September 17th—June 10th (2019)

Monthly Book Group on basic Buddhism: the first volume of The Profound Treasury, The Path of Individual Liberation, presents the Hinayana, the core Buddhist teachings on the practice of meditation, the reality of suffering, and the possibility of liberati Continue »

Meditation in Everyday Life

with Elissa Kane & Damian Ubriaco

September 20th—October 18th

The meditator's instruction manual. Learn how to cultivate strength, stability, and clarity of mind in this 5-week course. Continue »

Harvest of Peace Brunch with Elissa and Lynne

September 23rd

The Harvest of Peace is a special Shambhala Community celebration of the Fall Equinox - harvesting in the northern hemisphere and planting in the southern. Please join us for brunch at the home of Elissa and Lynne. Continue »

Qigong Levels 1 & 2

with Kate Summers

October 6th—October 7th

Qigong is a centuries-old art that integrates movement, breath and intention in order to develop internal energy - bringing you reduced stress, greater strength, flexibility, immunity — and a host of other benefits! Continue »

An Interactive Talk with Barbara Bash - Heaven, Earth & Human : A Buddhist View on Creative Process

with Barbara Bash

October 10th

During these tumultuous times - globally, nationally and in our Shambhala community - these ancient principles can hold, guide and connect us to our truth. Continue »

Sit, Walk, Write: A Half Day Contemplative Writing Retreat

with Shastri Ellen Rook

October 14th

Inspired by Natalia Goldberg's 'The True Secret of Writing: Connecting Life with Language,' join us for a morning meditation, movement and writing retreat. All welcome, Instruction will be provided. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

October 17th - Date postponed or cancelled

Join us for group instruction in sitting meditation practice and an introduction to the Shambhala Center. Continue »

Shambhala Family Sundays

with Rebekka Henriksen

October 21st

The Center welcomes families to join us once a month to practice mindfulness together. Families will gather in the main meditation hall for morning chants and short mindfulness practice, then children ages 2 and older are invited into our community room Continue »

Learn to Meditate at the Pine Hills Library

with Elissa Kane & Shastri Ellen Rook

October 29th—November 19th

This course is designed for new and returning meditators looking for an accessible venue to explore and deepen mindfulness-awareness meditation. Continue »

Tentative - Tantrika Gathering

October 30th

To be confirmed by the end of September Continue »

Learn to Meditate - Weekend Edition

with Ryu Yoshida

November 4th

Weekend version of Learn to Meditate class. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

November 21st - Date postponed or cancelled

Join us for group instruction in sitting meditation practice and an introduction to the Shambhala Center. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

December 19th - Date postponed or cancelled