All Programs

Profound Treasury study: Liberation from Suffering and Developing Bodhicitta

with Mary Lang, Nealy Zimmermann, Jon Wyman

February 25th—April 1st

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 liberation. Continue »

A Year of Deepening Compassion Part 1: The Four Limitless Ones. Live-stream talks by the Shambhala Acharyas

with Diana Evans & Travis Detour

March 10th—April 21st

The path of the Bodhisattva Warrior begins with developing affection for ourselves and expands this to others, dissolving the barriers that divide us. Continue »

Community Conversation with Shambhala Guides, MI's with Beginning Students and Gateway program hosts

with Mary Lang & Ruth Blackburn

March 21st

A circle for Shambhala Guides, MI's with beginning students and gateway program hosts. Continue »

Shambhala Training Weekend III: Warrior in the World

with Jon Wyman & Alexandra Vlasic

March 29th—March 31st

Developing fearlessness by examining our habitual tendencies, we are willing to experience our life without relying on the cocoon. We begin to engage the world directly and extend the attitude of fearlessness to our activities. Continue »

Community Conversation for women and those who identify as non-binary individuals

with Judith Vreeland & Anu Menon

March 31st

A circle for women and those who identify as non-binary individuals Continue »

Demonstration Sukhavati (Buddhist funeral) Service

with Mary Lang, Nealy Zimmermann, Maryl Schapiro, Cathy Brennan

April 6th

A step by step walk through of a Buddhist funeral ceremony. Continue »

The Trekchö Instructions of Yeshe Tsogyal

with Acharya Richard John

April 12th

For Shambhala Tantrikas, explore these pith instructions for cutting through to primordial purity received by Yeshe Tsogyal Continue »

Chariot of Mahamudra

with Acharya Richard John

April 13th—April 14th

Deepen your meditation practice through the simple and direct experience of the mind of the Mahamudra tradition of vajrayana Buddhism Continue »

Open Board Conversations

with Sarah Kimball & John Ranco

April 18th

Meet and discuss with members of the board what is important to you Continue »

Community Members Gathering

April 27th

This gathering of members will include practice, conversation and a chance to hear from each other in a format call Open Space which allows for multiple discussions to occur together. Continue »

Shambhala Training Weekend IV: Awakened Heart

with Dr. Brian McCorkle

May 3rd—May 5th

With trust in basic goodness and daring to experience the sharp edge of reality, we move forward with gentleness, increased awareness, and inquisitiveness about the world, as it is. We can extend ourselves to others fully and with kindness. Continue »

Shambhala Training Weekend V: Open Sky

with Susan Ryan

June 21st—June 23rd

Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind, a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. Continue »