Shastri Janet Solyntjes
Monday 15 August 2016
This course provides introductory tools and teachings for working with meditation in everyday life.
Shastri Nick Kranz
Saturday 1 October 2016
How does the path of meditation apply to relationships? Explore the possibilities for personal growth that lie at the heart of our closest relationships in this 6-week course with Shastri Nick Kranz.
Shambhala Online is pleased to offer you live access to the Sakyong and Pema Chödrön at Awaken Chicago, April 29 – May 1. They’re the keynote speakers among a host of distinguished guests exploring ways to bridge the separation and heal violence that affect us all.
If you can’t be on the ground in Chicago, please join us online for what promises to be a very special event. Explore the online event details here.
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Enjoy these clips and find more at the Shambhala Open House page.
|Being Yourself with Gayle Van Gils||Ritual by Noel McLellan / audio by Mark Whaley||Meditation intro with Janet Solyntjes|
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..
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.
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.
Even if you live far from a Shambhala Centre, you can still engage in Way of Shambhala training. Our online course environment fosters communities of learners, allowing you to connect with fellow travelers on life’s journey. Find upcoming courses here.
Free Talks on Dharma, Health & Well-Being
Recordings from our free Super Sunday Lifestyle series,
Shastri Gayle Van Gils – Be a Visionary Changemaker offers how to bring your work life into alignment with your values.
Jeff Rubin – Unconditional Healing: Discovering Wisdom within Illness and Adversity reveals the hidden health even within illness.
Nashalla Nyinda – The Principles of Tibetan Medicine explains the Tibetan medical view of the body, how illness arises and how health can be regained.
Way of Shambhala Meditation Courses …
Way of Shambhala meditation courses offer a complete training in authentic meditation practices and teachings, open to all interested students. The Shambhala Path emphasizes the development of genuineness, confidence, good humor, and personal human dignity.
With the March 15 launch of What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality, taught by Ashe Acharya John Rockwell, the entire Basic Goodness Series of courses is available online. People love the interactivity, flexibility and, of course, the extraordinary teachers. Visit the Upcoming Programs page for sessions starting soon.
Aging with Dignity and Confidence
Now in its third year, the online Aging Series begins again on February 8 with Dr. Aaron Snyder speaking on “As the Warrior of Shambhala Grows Old.” The Shambhala Working Group on Aging sponsors online education programs that focus on growing older, “enlightened retirement,” death, dying and other topics relevant to elders. Learn more here.
Recently we collaborated with the Shambhala Center in Mexico City to stream bilingual dharma talks by amazing teachers, in English with Spanish translation. Both wonderful recordings are available for your enjoyment.
- Acharya Marty Janowitz on Meditation: From Stillness to Action / Meditación: de la quietud a la acción
- Acharya Eve Rosenthal on The Feminine Principle in Buddhism / El Principio Femenino en el budhismo
Open House Talks
Visit Our Open House to see short videos by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche and senior teachers in the Shambhala tradition. Short clips from Way of Shambhala Courses provide a glimpse of the rich content taught by Acharyas Adam Lobel, Eve Rosenthal, John Rockwell, Arawana Hayashi, Gaylon Ferguson and more.