Meditation in Everyday Life - August 2015

Shastri Janet Solyntjes

Saturday 15 August 2015

This course provides introductory tools and teachings for working with meditation in everyday life. Early Bird Discount until August 1.


Mindful Eating: Joining Heaven and Earth at the Meal Table - September 2015

Marcella Friel

Tuesday 15 September 2015

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. Early Bird registration discount of $99 until September 1.


Social Entrepreneurs: Get Paid to Change the World - September 2015

Shastri Gayle Van Gils

Tuesday 15 September 2015

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 September 1.


Mindful Memoir - September 2015

Miriam Hall

Tuesday 15 September 2015

Writing memoir is often criticized as being a self-absorbed act. This class will explore how to use the process of writing memoir to actually pierce the ego. Early registration discount of $150 until September 1.


Write Now: Contemplative Writing - September 2015

Miriam Hall

Thursday 17 September 2015

This course introduces the practice of Contemplative Writing, combining Writing Practice (from Natalie Goldberg) with Shambhala teachings. Early Bird registration discount is $150 until September 3.


The Core of Society: Relationships as Path - October 2015

Shastri Nicholas Kranz

Thursday 1 October 2015

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.


The Five Keys to Mindful Communication - Fall 2015

Acharya Susan Chapman

Thursday 1 October 2015

Learn how to use deep listening and mindful speech to strengthen relationships, heal conflicts, and accomplish your goals. Early Bird registration discount of $99 until September 15.


Contentment in Everyday Life - October 2015

Acharya Eve Rosenthal

Thursday 15 October 2015

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 of $99 until October 1.


Basic Goodness 1: Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human - October 2015

Acharya Adam Lobel

Thursday 15 October 2015

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


Wisdom in Everyday Life - November 2015

Ashe Acharya John Rockwell

Sunday 15 November 2015

Meditation sharpens our intelligence and uncovers our wisdom. When we touch the world directly, we discover ordinary magic. Early Bird registration discount is $99 until November 1.

20th Anniversary of Sakyong’s Enthronement: Join Us July 5 for Live Broadcast

YoungSakyongOnThroneThe global Shambhala community will mark the enthronement anniversary of Kongma Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on July 5. Hosted by the Boulder Shambhala Center, the live broadcast begins at 11am Mountain / 1pm Eastern / 7pm Central Europe. The celebration includes remarks by Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown and a mandala offering by members of the Sakyong’s family. The Sakyong will offer an address to the assembly.
Viewers are encouraged to gather beforehand to practice the Shambhala Sadhana in celebration of this auspicious occasion. This online event is free and open to all. Click here for the event 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.

Featured Course: What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality

Our newest course is The Basic Goodness of Reality:  What is Real? Rather than a philosophical exercise, this course offers a framework for exploring one’s heart connection with the elements of nature and community. Here’s a short invitation to the course by Ashe Acharya John Rockwell. Register here.


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