Shambhala Day 2016

Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche

Tuesday 9 February 2016

Year of the Fire Monkey


Nalanda Miksang Level I - February 2016

Miriam Hall

Monday 15 February 2016

This course includes six live sessions.


The Five Keys to Mindful Communication - February 2016

Acharya Susan Chapman

Monday 15 February 2016

Learn how to use deep listening and mindful speech to strengthen relationships, heal conflicts, and accomplish your goals.


The Road Home: The Journey of Relationships - February 28

Shastri Ethan Nichtern

Sunday 28 February 2016

Join Shastri Ethan Nichtern for a lively talk on relationships, drawing from his new book The Road Home: A Contemporary Exploration of the Buddhist Path. No Charge!


Social Entrepreneurs: Get Paid to Change the World - March 2016

Shastri Gayle Van Gils

Tuesday 1 March 2016

This ten-week course will give participants the opportunity to explore their vision for making the world a better place, identify steps for getting there, and create a plan to make it happen. Early Bird registration discount of $97 until February 15.


Basic Goodness 1: Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human - March 2016

Acharya Adam Lobel

Tuesday 15 March 2016

A journey of contemplative inquiry focused on the timeless question, "Who am I? Early Bird registration discount is $99 until March 1.


Contentment in Everyday Life - March 2016

Acharya Eve Rosenthal

Tuesday 15 March 2016

Contentment can be hard to find. With meditation and contemplation practice, we can relax with ourselves as we are and appreciate simple human experience. Early Bird registration discount is $99 until March 1.


Write Now: Contemplative Writing - April 2015

Miriam Hall

Friday 1 April 2016

This course introduces the practice of Contemplative Writing, combining Writing Practice (from Natalie Goldberg) with Shambhala teachings.


Mindful Eating: Joining Heaven and Earth at the Meal Table - April 2016

Marcella Friel

Friday 1 April 2016

If you think of mindful eating as chewing on a single raisin for hours on end, think again. Food can be an expression of human dignity and enlightened society.

Shambhala Meditation: Proclaiming Basic Goodness

Chicago 2015

A Weekend with Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. January 22 – 23, 2016, live from Halifax, Nova Scotia. Hosted by Acharya Noel McLellan

Please join the Sakyong and Acharya McLellan to explore and connect with our own humanity. Proclaiming Basic Goodness through the Shambhala Meditation practice can be a powerful antidote to the aggression and suffering of our times.

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Walker_BlaineStudy Shambhala Liturgy with Walker Blaine

As Master of Liturgies to the Sakyong, Walker Blaine brings a wealth of information and insight to his explorations of key Shambhala liturgical practices. In the three-part course on the Shambhala Lineage Supplication, Walker discusses one of the most important liturgies in the Shambhala tradition. Register here.
Whether you’re new to feast practice or a seasoned practitioner, Walker Blaine’s 6-session course on Celebrating Goodness and Wisdom through Feast Practice will expand your view and understanding as a Shambhala Vajrayana practitioner. Restricted to tantrikas. Learn more here..


Shiwa_detail_5Upcoming Advanced Study Courses for Tantrikas

Courses on Werma, Kyerim, and Scorpion Seal Years 4 and 5 are launching in January for Shambhala tantrikas with the appropriate prerequisites. For more information, visit the Advanced Studies page.



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Online Classes and Interactive Programming

Shambhala Online offers live, interactive talks and teachings with senior teachers from across the worldwide Shambhala community and beyond. Join online programs from your local meditation centre or from your home. You’ll find programs for every level of interest. For a full list of upcoming events, click the Programs tab above. And be sure to visit our Program Library for programs you may have missed.


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