Community

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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

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

February 3rd—July 7th

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

DEEPENING IN COMPASSION ~ Part 1 The Four Limitless Ones

February 21st—April 21st

A Year of Deepening in Compassion: a four-part series exploring the Shambhala Mahayana teachings. A Bellingham Sangha-wide course, involving live interaction online with the Shambhala Acharyas and the international community. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana ~ Monthly Chanting Practice

March 17th—July 21st

A monthly chanting practice done near the time of the Full Moon. Continue »

DEEPENING IN COMPASSION ~ Part 2 ~ The Joyful Snow Lion and the Paramitas

May 5th—July 14th

A Twice-Monthly Shambhala Online Series with Live Talks by Shambhala Acharyas on Sunday mornings. The May 19th class will probably be rescheduled due to a weekend program at the Bellingham Center. Continue »

Monday Night Talk/Conversation ~

with Richard Merrill

May 20th

Guest Teacher Rick Merrill will spark our Dharma-inspirations--guaranteed! Stay tuned for a theme for the evening. Continue »