Our Upcoming Courses

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Meditation for a Broken Heart

Wednesday 31 July 2024


A broken heart is something most of us face at least once or several times during a lifetime. In this session, Chaplain Alley Smith will lead you through a guided meditation to help you begin to heal from a broken heart.

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Making Friends with Death and Dying: Monthly Support Group

Monday 5 August 2024


Support group sessions will include a short talk, meditation practice, and an open forum to discuss personal experiences with old age, sickness, death, grief and bereavement. All are welcome. We respect your privacy. These sessions will not be recorded.

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The Life of Milarepa

Saturday 10 August 2024


Join this short and accessible summer course that will explore the legendary life and story of Milarepa—Tibet’s most famous yogi and Meditation Master.

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Peacemaking and Sustaining the Heart of Compassion

Saturday 17 August 2024


Join us and examine the dynamic work of peacemaking. Together, we will explore our attitudes toward aggression and how we can remain fearless and kind—even in the midst of anxiety, fear, and anger.

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Making Friends with Death and Dying: Monthly Support Group

Monday 2 September 2024


Support group sessions will include a short talk, meditation practice, and an open forum to discuss personal experiences with old age, sickness, death, grief and bereavement. All are welcome. We respect your privacy. These sessions will not be recorded.

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The Genuine Heart of Sadness: Navigating Loss and Grief

Wednesday 4 September 2024


During this online session, we will explore Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s teachings on “the genuine heart of sadness” from the timeless classic, Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior.

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Understanding Vajrayana: An Exploration of the Vajrayana Path and Culture

Saturday 7 September 2024


Join an exploration of the profound path of Vajrayana that is open to all! This course is ideal for those who are longing to learn more about, inquire into, or refresh their connection to, the Vajrayana path.

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Walking the Path of a Bodhisattva: Exploring the Mahayana

Saturday 14 September 2024


During this in-depth course on Mahayana teachings, Khenpo Gawang will guide participants through teachings on the profound path of the bodhisattva from the famous Tibetan text, Entering the Path of the Bodhisattva by Shantideva.

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Sacred Path: Great Eastern Sun

Saturday 21 September 2024


Deepen your meditation practice, and continue along the path of the Shambhala teachings on warriorship, in this weekend retreat.


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Sacred Path Online: Continuing the Path of the Warrior

 

 

Shambhala Online is delighted to offer The Sacred Path online over the coming months. Each retreat will be led by an experienced senior teacher who has lived and practiced with these teachings.





Embodying Peace Together: The Path of Tonglen

 

Daily, Hour-Long Community Practice Sessions
It is a beautiful practice and a powerful way to collectively “embody peace” as we mark the moment of Harvest of Peace – one of Shambhala’s main seasonal celebrations. Tonglen practice instruction will be given every day, so beginners are welcome!



Compassion for Ukraine – Daily Meditation Practice

 

You are invited to this daily practice gathering on Zoom as we rouse compassion for those suffering from violence due to the ongoing invasion of Ukraine.




Online Magic: The art of ‘Hybrid’ Programs for Shambhala Centers and Groups

 

Are you curious about how to offer online/hybrid programs for your center or group? 
In this series of live monthly sessions, you’ll have the opportunity to learn all about how the magic is made.





Deepening Compassion: The Path of the Bodhisattva Warrior

This new version of the course, which includes an overview of the main Mahayana Path teachings, with the themes for the four seasons echoing the virtues of the Four Dignities, allows you to purchase the complete set of teachings presented, all re-formatted into one course and offered at a discount price.

 

 


Shambhala Art Parts I-V

Shambhala Art is an international arts education program based on the Dharma Art teachings of the late Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. We are pleased to offer our training program via Shambhala Online. Click here to join the thousands of students who have benefited from these teachings!


Shambhala Garden Share

 

This online community garden is open to all and will come alive with your own gardening contributions.





Foundations For Freedom: The Hinayana


A year-long series of courses, open to all, providing an in-depth exploration of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana through the lens of the Shambhala terma teachings. For more information about the series and to register, see this link




 

 
 

 

 


🇨🇦🇧🇷🇨🇵 Translated Courses and Courses Offered in Languages other than English  🇪🇸🇷🇺🇮🇹

 

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Shambhala Online offers several courses in translation (with translated subtitles) in Spanish, French and Portuguese, as well as a few courses taught in Russian.

We are working to expand our offerings of courses originally taught in additional languages.

Please click here to view the list of our current translated courses.

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Shambhala Sunday Gatherings

Weekly Sunday Gatherings For the Global Shambhala Community.This online space is a place where we can practice meditation together, hear dharma teachings from a featured guest teacher.

 



 

Touching the Earth Collective

Touching the Earth

Shambhala Online is delighted to host the Touching the Earth Collective website, where you can find a wealth of resources, ways to engage, and above all, community!
Please click here to access it! 




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Cliquez ici pour vous inscrire au cours en français.
Clique aqui para se inscrever no curso em português.

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Shambhala Community Conversations

Join small-group conversations on important topics, open to the entire Shambhala community. 
Click here for more info!


Right Use of Power

A program based on the book, Right Use of Power: The Heart of Ethics—A Guide and Resource for Professional Relationships, and training program in engaged ethics that teaches four aspects of the ethical use of power.