Programs

Ashe Society (restricted practice)

September 19th—December 18th

Practice restricted to graduates of Warrior's Assembly Continue »

Monday Night Talk/Conversation ~ BETTER ANGELS with Zen Priest Edie Norton

January 21st

Zen priest Edie Norton will give a presentation on the new community trainings offered by Better Angels, the bipartisan citizen's movement to unify our divided nation. Continue »

Pacifying the Turmoil of the Mamos ~ End of the Lunar Year Chanting Practice

January 25th—February 3rd

A traditional Tibetan Buddhist practice, done on the last ten evenings of the end of the Lunar year. Continue »

~ Neutral Day

February 4th

Cleaning and Uplifting the Center for the New Year! Continue »

~ CELEBRATION OF SHAMBHALA DAY 2019 ~ Year of the Earth Boar-Pig

February 10th

We will celebrate Shambhala Day (first day of the Lunar New Year) on Sunday, February 10th. Save the date and stay tuned for details! Continue »

Ikebana, the Path of Flowers

with Charles Coghlan

February 16th—March 16th

Ikebana is a truly delightful journey. You are invited to join us for one or all of these monthly classes. NOTE: The January class is cancelled to make space for The Women’s March! Continue »

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

February 18th

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 »

"THE BIRTH OF THE WARRIOR" ~ Way of Shambhala Weekend Level II

with Janet Bass

March 1st—March 3rd

Sitting with our minds in meditation allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask our fears. We begin to appreciate that there is no fundamental obstacle to experiencing basic goodness. Prerequisite: Shambhala Training Level I. Continue »

“WARRIOR IN THE WORLD” ~ Way of Shambhala Weekend Level III

with Rick Merrill

May 17th—May 19th

Shambhala vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society. Prerequisite: Shambhala Level II Continue »