Shambhala Online offers ways for Centers and Groups to access key teachings by Acharyas and Shastris to bolster local P&E programming. For those with limited access to teachers, or a teaching staff that is overworked, we invite you to use these resources to offer rich learning experiences to members of your community. This page is only for Centers and Groups. Individuals please register via the Upcoming Programs page.
A year-long program of five courses co-taught by two teachers, that include both live and pre-recorded talks. Courses begin with live sessions, followed by 4 or 5 pre-recorded talks. Each course concludes with a live Q&A with both teachers. The entire course runs from April 19, 2020 through February 2021. Click here to access a document with program details (including all course dates).
This five-week recorded course introduces the short daily practice of White Tara, one of the most famous bodhisattvas of compassion in Tibetan Buddhism, The course may also be offered as a weekend program. For more information and to register, click here.
Learn about the recently published books from our many wonderful Shambhala authors and engage with them live! Click here for more information and to register!
The Shambhala Acharyas led the community in a year long series of talks, contemplative and meditation practices from the Buddhist Mahayana teachings of our lineage. To register for the entire four-part series, see this link. To register for individual courses in the series, click here.
Way of Shambhala Teachings
We’re delighted to offer the full In Everyday Life series and the Basic Goodness Series that comprise the Way of Shambhala curriculum.
Pay Once, Keep Forever. Your course or series registration now carries forward for all time. Use the course or series as often as you wish! You decide when you want to offer them at your Center. (NOTE: Other courses may have an “end” date.)
- Bring in amazing Shambhala teachers via video to deliver the main content.
- Host groups in your center to view the teachings together.
- Engage MIs, Guides and/or Course Leaders to facilitate discussions and dyad work.
- Use our course manuals, based on the manuals developed by the Office of Practice & Education and specifically tailored to the recorded talks.
Registration Options. Select individual courses for $300 ($200 for Groups), shown below. Or, for up to 25% savings off the individual course price, choose one of three Series options. Group pricing is also available.
Way of Shambhala Series — 8 Courses for $1599 ($1225 for Groups): 5 In Everyday Life courses plus 3 Basic Goodness courses. Register here.
Basic Goodness Series — 3 Courses for $737 ($578 for Groups): Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human; How Can I Help? The Basic Goodness of Society; What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality. Register here.
In Everyday Life Series — 5 Courses for $1099 ($850 for Groups): Meditation, Joy, Contentment, Fearlessness and Wisdom in Everyday Life. Register here.
Please use your Shambhala Center account to register. Click here for instructions on creating an account.
Questions? Contact Jackie Roberts, Shambhala Online Liaison for Centers and Groups at [email protected].
Everyday Life Series
Basic Goodness Series
White Tara: A Soothing Practice for Difficult Times taught by Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown
Six Talks On The Protector Principle And Protectors taught by Walker Blaine
Shambhala Sadhana: The Dawn of Enlightened Society taught by Acharya Noel McLellan.
An Introduction to Shambhala Meditation taught by the Sakyong and Acharyas Dale Asrael and Noel McClellan
The Three Jewels and the Refuge Vow (French version coming soon!)
Six Ways of Ruling with Richard Reoch
ShambhalaLineage Supplication course explores one of our most important chants in three 20-minute talks by Master of Liturgies to the Sakyong, Walker Blaine.
Celebrating Goodness and Wisdom: Feast Practice in Shambhala Vajrayana with Walker Blaine.
Penetrating Wisdom: The Aspiration of Samantabhadra a course for Vajrayana students with the Dorje Loppon Lodro Dorje. This course was offered earlier this year and is now available as recordings.
See Shambhala Educator Resources for additional programs for MIs, ADs and Guides (individual registration only).
Courses in Spanish – Cursos en español.
Serio sobre la vida cotidiana: 5 cursos por 1099$ (850$ para grupos): Meditación, Alegría, Contentamiento, Valentía y Sabiduría en la vida cotidiana. Inscripción aquí.
Los instructores de meditación y Guías de Shambhala pueden entrar en Shambhala Educator Resources e inscribirse para obtener una versión de estudio o revisión de este curso.
Show Visitors a Glimpse of Shambhala. Feel free to use the Shambhala Open House video clips page.
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