Date: Friday, March 31, 2023

 

Date: Friday, March 31, 2023

 

Date: Sunday, April 2, 2023
Teacher: Steve Clorfeine

For practitioners of all paths, get inspired to meet your everyday life with more creativity and *spark*!

 

Date: Sunday, April 2, 2023 - 14 May
Teachers: Rhea Colmar & Matilda Perks & Marty Janowitz & Lodro Dorje Holm & Lauren Sanford & Larry Mermelstein & June Crow & Judith Simmer-Brown & Harry Einhorn & Gaylon Ferguson & Dale Asrael & Carla Burns

Profound, potent, and intimate, this course includes videos of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche teaching that provide a rare glimpse of the early days of Buddhism in the West. The Tibetan Buddhist Path was the first seminar given by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

 

Date: Tuesday, April 4, 2023

Learn to Meditate! This is a space where beginners or people newer to meditation can receive meditation instruction, learn how a meditation practice can inform their daily lives, and connect to other meditators in a warm, inclusive environment.

 

Date: Saturday, April 15, 2023
Teacher: Daniele Bollini

Join us for a morning of meditation and community. This mini-retreat will guide us through a journey of making friends with our emotions, and cultivating a clear awareness of our inner world during challenging moments.

 

Date: Sunday, April 16, 2023
Teacher: Amy Hollowell

For practitioners of all paths, get inspired to meet your everyday life with more creativity and *spark*!

 

Date: Saturday, April 29, 2023
Teachers: Laura Simms & Barbara Bash

A brush line appears on the page joining heaven and earth. Words become a story and bring us to the ceaseless unfolding story of our lives. Myth is not an old story. It is happening again and again in the moment.

 

Date: Saturday, May 6, 2023 - 10 June
Teachers: Mimi Valiulis & Marc Olmstead & Gaylon Ferguson

In this six-week workshop, we will learn how to share our spiritual paths in writing: how to write with authenticity and vulnerability, how to say what we mean, and how to support others and be supported in the act of creation.

 

Date: Saturday, June 3, 2023 - 8 July
Teacher: John McQuade

This five-week course will take you on a deep dive into the world of contemplative photography and is open to everyone. No previous dharma or photography experience is required!

 

Date: Wednesday, June 28, 2023 - 12 July
Teacher: Sarah Lewis

This course considers how, if at all, psychedelics are compatible with Buddhist practice.

 

Teacher: Judith Simmer-Brown

This five-week course introduces the short daily practice of White Tara, one of the most famous bodhisattvas of compassion in Tibetan Buddhism. The reading transmission (lung) is included in the course

 

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2023
Teacher: Susan Chapman

In this course we will explore how the Buddhist teachings on the bardo can be a guide to keeping our hearts open when life seems to fall apart.

 

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2023 - 17 September
Teacher: Alfonso Taboada

The practice of Tonglen is a wonderful way to collectively “embody peace” as we mark the moment of Harvest of Peace. This weekend retreat offers a way for us to connect more deeply with this powerful practice.

 

Date: Saturday, September 23, 2023 - 1 December
Teacher: Mathias Pongracz

The poem entitled "The Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva" provides clear insights on how to work with worldwide challenges and turn around seemingly intractable situations.

 

Date: Sunday, September 24, 2023 - 1 November
Teachers: Rhea Colmar & Matilda Perks & Marty Janowitz & Lodro Dorje Holm & Lauren Sanford & Larry Mermelstein & June Crow & Judith Simmer-Brown & Harry Einhorn & Gaylon Ferguson & Dale Asrael & Carla Burns

Profound, potent, and intimate, this course includes videos of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche teaching that provide a rare glimpse of the early days of Buddhism in the West. The Tibetan Buddhist Path was the first seminar given by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

 

Date: Friday, October 6, 2023 - 8 October
Teacher: Emily Bower

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings.

 

Date: Saturday, October 14, 2023 - 8 June
Teacher: Khenpo Gawang

During this in-depth course on foundational Buddhist teachings, Khenpo Gawang will guide participants through his book, "Your Mind Is Your Teacher."

 

Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2023 - 15 November
Teachers: Sue Gilman & Gabriel Dayley & Alison Pepper

This program offers an introductory investigation of race, whiteness, and systemic racism for meditation practitioners who identify as white, providing a foundation from which white meditators can begin the path of exploring their own social conditioning.

 

Date: Sunday, November 5, 2023 - 2 June
Teacher: John Rockwell

This 8 month course led by John Rockwell will help Shambhala practitioners deepen their understanding and experience of Ashe, or “primordial confidence”. This is an excellent follow up course of study and practice for people who have attended Warriors Ass

 

Date: Friday, November 10, 2023 - 12 November
Teacher: Holly Gayley

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.

 

Teacher: Arawana Hayashi

This Course Introduces the Buddha's core teaching of The Four Noble Truths.

 

Teachers: Pema Chödron & Marty Janowitz & Lodro Dorje Holm & Larry Mermelstein & June Crow & Judith Simmer-Brown & Gaylon Ferguson & Dale Asrael & Ashley Dinges & Arawana Hayashi

Learn or refresh your connection to the practice of meditation as taught by Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, based on archival talks in the summer of 1974 to an audience of new students.

 

Teacher: John Rockwell

This pre-recorded course explores the Sadhana of Mahamudra "as if for the first time."

 

Teacher: Sabine Rolf

Discover or rediscover your connection to meditation - and to yourself. This course is a powerful way to reconnect with our minds and hearts, and to open up to ourselves and our experience in a way that is more connected, caring, and kind.

 

Teacher: Arawana Hayashi

We live in difficult times. Many of us long to be present, caring, and feel more alive in a world that can be overwhelming and full of disruption. Creating a mindful awareness practice can help.

 

Date: Friday, December 31, 2027
Teachers: Dhi Good & Denise Wuensch

The Sacred Path is a series of teachings for those who’ve completed Shambhala Training Levels I-V. It introduces further practices to develop warriorship and extend the student’s training in meditation