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Date: Saturday, May 8, 2021

Compartiremos y escucharemos profundamente todo el abanico de experiencias de pertenecer o no pertenecer a Shambhala en esta conversación comunitaria abierta. Para actuar bien podemos construir una comprensión colectiva.

 

Date: Sunday, May 9, 2021
Teachers: Shastri Janet Bronstein & Fred Meyer

We weave ourselves into relationships through conversation. We will practice a topic from the Shambhala Community Conversations initiative and explore its potential for creating genuine connection. Part 2 of a 2-Part Sunday Gathering.

 

Date: Tuesday, May 11, 2021

In this second conversation on Shambhala governance, we take a deeper look into various new possibilities for Shambhala’s overall structure, using information on the history and teachings on governance in Shambhala as curated by the Shambhala Process Team

 

Date: Thursday, May 13, 2021

Like all human societies, Shambhala includes good conduct and painful incidents of misconduct. Join us as we explore how to talk genuinely and supportively about our experiences with conduct, in order to foster insight and more skillful responses.

 

Date: Friday, May 14, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Arawana Hayashi

The pith instruction in Shambhala is Basic Goodness. Discover yours here.

 

Date: Friday, May 14, 2021

This conversation will explore our experiences, aspirations, and questions around governance. These discussions will shape subsequent gatherings that will explore our governance heritage and ideas about Shambhala governance in the future.

 

Date: Sunday, May 16, 2021
Teacher: Shastri Gayle Van Gils

Whether you love using social media, hate it, or couldn’t care less, we are still entangled in its web. In this gathering, those relationships and the karmic repercussions they bring will be explored.

 

Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2021

In this second conversation on Shambhala governance, we take a deeper look into various new possibilities for Shambhala’s overall structure, using information on the history and teachings on governance in Shambhala as curated by the Shambhala Process Team

 

Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021

The landscape of Shambhala’s practice paths is changing. As we share our personal experiences within and aspirations for these paths, how can our insights inform the community and the leadership, so that our voices enrich the ongoing conversation?

 

Date: Friday, May 21, 2021

The landscape of Shambhala’s practice paths is changing. As we share our personal experiences within and aspirations for these paths, how can our insights inform the community and the leadership, so that our voices enrich the ongoing conversation?

 

Date: Sunday, May 23, 2021
Teacher: Trime Persinger

Join Trime Persigner as she shares about her experiences as a prison chaplain and the insights about basic goodness that she has discovered over the past fourteen years in this role.

 

Date: Sunday, May 30, 2021
Teachers: Susan Skjei & Cedar Barstow

Esse curso é baseado no uso do livro O uso correto do poder: o cerne da ética — Um guia e recurso para os relacionamentos profissionais (tradução livre—Right Use of Power: The Heart of Ethics), e no programa de treinamento em ética engajada, que ensina os

 

Date: Sunday, May 30, 2021

This conversation will explore our experiences, aspirations, and questions around governance. These discussions will shape subsequent gatherings that will explore our governance heritage and ideas about Shambhala governance in the future.

 

Date: Sunday, May 30, 2021
Teacher: Shastri Bill Brauer

Wherever Shambhalians gather there are widely divergent views and aspirations about where we want to go and who we want to lead us. Join a conversation about how our culture and practices can provide common ground to explore our future together.

 

Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2021

Like all human societies, Shambhala includes good conduct and painful incidents of misconduct. Join us as we explore how to talk genuinely and supportively about our experiences with conduct, in order to foster insight and more skillful responses.

 

Date: Sunday, June 6, 2021
Teacher: Shastri Stephen Gleich

Join Shastri Steve Gleich as he presents on the theme of not knowing, some interesting work in cognitive psychology, and the teachings in the Buddhadharma on uncertainty. This is a very good time to become acquainted with not knowing.

 

Date: Sunday, June 13, 2021
Teacher: Gabriela Cordova-Novion

This presentation is about the magic that is always present and that flows in constant movement around us. How can we detect it, connect to it, and let it permeate our lives? Delving into the last two Noble Truths can help us answer these questions."

 

Date: Sunday, June 20, 2021
Teachers: Touching The Earth Collective & Gabriela Cordova-Novion

The Touching the Earth Collective celebrates Midsummer’s Day with a lineup of special speakers and activities.

 

Date: Sunday, June 27, 2021
Teacher: Herbert Elsky

Join artist Herbert Elsky as he shares about how we can open, receive the gifts of our own insight, and dare to make our authentic gesture. Topics for exploration will be: Space - Meditation; Perception; Discipline; Discovery; Authentic Gesture.

 

Date: Thursday, July 1, 2021
Teacher: Richard Reoch

The Six Ways of Ruling are unique teachings on society and leadership. They are a distinctive aspect of Shambhala wisdom on creating enlightened society.

 

Date: Friday, July 2, 2021
Teachers: Dr. Jane Hawes & Dr. David Shapiro

This course is open to all. It is an exploration of Gesar of Ling and is being offered in conjunction with the Karme Choling Gesar of Ling Festival.

 

Date: Sunday, July 4, 2021
Teacher: Shastri Dana Marshall

Dana will talk about how Dharma and Art have been ongoing practices in her life and how they nurture and support each other. Success and failure are the path she walks on as an artist. There will be guided meditation, dialogue and discussion.

 

Date: Friday, July 16, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Fleet Maull

Having experienced a taste of basic goodness, we want to go forward. Meditation practice allows us to observe how we create a cocoon of habits to mask our fear. We begin to appreciate that there is no fundamental obstacle to experiencing basic goodness.

 

Date: Friday, July 16, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Fleet Maull

 

Date: Sunday, August 15, 2021
Teacher: Sophie Leger

Many of us have an ambivalent relationship with space. We either long for more space (overwhelm / claustrophobia) or are threatened by it, (boredom / loneliness). Can we find space even in the midst of chaos? Join this playful exploration!

 

Date: Friday, September 10, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown

 

Date: Friday, November 5, 2021
Teacher: Acharya Mathias Pongracz

 

Date: Friday, December 31, 2021

This registration option (for a substantial discount!) is for the entire year-long series (5 courses) which provides an in-depth exploration of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana through the lens of the Shambhala terma teachings.

 

Teachers: Acharya Suzann Duquette & Walker Blaine & Timothy Quigley & Andrea Doukas

 

Date: Friday, January 14, 2022
Teacher: Gaylon Ferguson

The culmination of the original Shambhala Training foundational teachings, welcome in your experience.