Community

Our community is diverse, capable, and heartfelt. Our members and friends include dedicated senior teachers who have walked the Shambhala Buddhist path for many years, and enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering our teachings on realizing basic goodness and building enlightened society.

 

Community Events

The Lost Art of Good Conversation ~ Community Conversations ~ Connecting with the Sakyong's New Book

with Sandra Harper

January 11th—February 22nd

Join us for weekly Shrine-side conversations as we explore the Sakyong's new book and learn the "Art" of "Good Conversation" together! Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra ~ Practiced monthly on New Moons ~ Open to All

February 15th—February 3rd (2019)

The Sadhana of Mahamudra is recited regularly -- on the evening of the new moon -- as a potent means of overcoming obstacles in one's life and practice. Continue »

~ MILAREPA DAY ~ Vajra Songs of the Kagyu Gurus ~ All-day Chanting Practice

March 4th

From humble beginnings in Tibet, Milarepa set out to purify his bad karma. This full day of practice includes reading these songs of realization of the Kagyu lineage teachers. In chanting them, we attune our minds to theirs, invoking the inspiration of th Continue »

Qigong ~ Levels 1 and 2

with Michael Busby

March 10th—March 11th

Cultivate strength of body and calmness and clarity of mind through practices that integrate movement, breath, and internal energy. This is a rare opportunity to receive instruction in two unique qigong lineages. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana ~ Practiced monthly on Full Moons ~ Open to All

March 31st—February 19th (2019)

We offer our monthly chanting practice on (or near) the evening of the full moon for the entire Shambhala community. Continue »

 

Children/Families

The Lost Art of Good Conversation ~ Community Conversations ~ Connecting with the Sakyong's New Book

with Sandra Harper

January 11th—February 22nd

Join us for weekly Shrine-side conversations as we explore the Sakyong's new book and learn the "Art" of "Good Conversation" together! Continue »