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|Date||Name (See my programs only)||Teacher|
|30 May 2008||Suffering, The Four Immeasurables and Selflessness|
Based on sutrayana teachings and influenced by Shambhala and vajrayana perspectives, these classes will be directly relevant to both sutrayana and vajrayana meditators. Each presentation will include view and specific meditation instructions. Open to all.
|Acharya Dorje Loppon Lodro Dorje|
|7 Dec 2008||Ask an Acharya about the Vajrayana Path|
This session will be of interest to Shambhala members who are curious about the Vajrayana path, people thinking of going to Vajrayana Seminary this year, as well as to those who have been to Kalapa Assembly and are doing Werma practice.
|Acharya Richard John|
|14 Sep 2008||Ask an Acharya about Tonglen||Acharya Eve Rosenthal|
|26 Oct 2008||Ask an Acharya about Shamatha and Contemplation|
In this session, we will explore Shamatha or Calm Abiding meditation and contemplation practice with an eye toward deepening our understanding and appreciation of each, as well as the connection between them.
|Acharya Michael Greenleaf|
|9 Nov 2008||Ask an Acharya about Vipashyana||Acharya Gaylon Ferguson|
|3 Aug 2013||Heart of Recovery||Mary Sehlinger|
|26 Apr 2009||Ask an Acharya about Romantic Love|
Romantic love is one of the most compelling forces in modern life in the West. For better and worse, we feel drawn as a culture to explore the heights and the depths. Come join a discussion with Acharya Judith-Simmer Brown of a potent source for the cont
|Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown|
|17 May 2009||Ask an Acharya about Solitary Retreat||Acharya Eve Rosenthal|
|15 Sep 2012||Kagyu Mahamudra Series Year 1 - Talk 1||Acharya Dorje Loppon Lodro Dorje|
|19 Feb 2010||Shambhala Art with Acharya Arawana Hayashi||Acharya Arawana Hayashi|
|22 Sep 2010||Book Club ~ Natural Wakefulness with Gaylon Ferguson||Acharya Gaylon Ferguson|
|6 Nov 2010||Learn to Meditate||Acharya Suzann Duquette|
|27 Mar 2011||Shambhala Art||Acharya Arawana Hayashi|
|22 Oct 2012||Meditación en la vida cotidiana||Acharya Alfonso Taboada|
|9 Oct 2010||Karma and the Nidanas||Acharya Michael Greenleaf|
|24 Aug 2013||Success with Delegs||Mary Sehlinger|
|31 Mar 2012||Lojong||Ethan Nichtern|
|4 Dec 2011||Winter Dathun Series||Acharya Daniel Hessey|
|26 Jan 2013||Aging Series 1 Talk 3 - The Experience of Illness in Older Age||Ann Cason|
|19 Jan 2013||Aging Series 1 Talk 2 - Relating with Aging and Grief||Acharya Emily Bower|
|13 Jan 2013||Aging Series 1 Talk 1 - Aging and the Arising of Wisdom||Judy Lief|
|5 Jan 2013||Shambhala Sadhana Event||Acharya Suzann Duquette|
|29 Jan 2014||The Virtuous Leader: Shambhala Governance and the I Ching||Acharya Daniel Hessey|
|21 Sep 2013||Harvest of Peace Address by the Sakyong||Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche|
|1 Apr 2014||2014 Culture and Decorum Conference||Sangyum Wendy Friedman|
|26 Apr 2013||Creating Enlightened Society - Imagining Peace||Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche|
|29 Sep 2016||'The Goddess' & Gender Binary Issues||Acharya Holly Gayley|
|26 Jan 2014||Aging Series 2 Talk 1 - Getting Intimate with Death||Judy Lief|
|9 Feb 2014||Aging Series 2 Talk 2 - Contemplating the Bardo||Acharya Eric Spiegel|
|9 Mar 2014||Aging Series 2 Talk 3 - Obstacles into Opportunity||Andrew Holecek|
|5 Apr 2014||Shambhala Sadhana Event||Mimi Valiulis|
|5 Apr 2015||Aging Series 3: Aging with Dignity and Confidence (All 3 talks)|
The three talks in this series explore the challenges of reconnecting with our inherent dignity and confidence throughout the aging process. Presented by the Shambhala International Working Group on Aging.
|8 Aug 2018||The Five Keys to Mindful Communication - August 2018|
Learn how to use deep listening and mindful speech to strengthen relationships, heal conflicts, and accomplish your goals. NOTE: This course starts August 1, however, registration is open until August 8.
|Acharya Susan Chapman|
|4 Oct 2014||Shambhala Sadhana Event||Jeffrey Stevens|
|15 Mar 2018||Basic Goodness 1: Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human (2) - March 2018||Acharya Adam Lobel|
|28 Sep 2014||Widening the Circle of Concern|
Through meditation, we make friends with ourselves and extend out to others. Join this interactive session to explore self and other through guided meditation, contemplation, and mindful communication. FREE!
|Acharya Charlene Leung|
|9 Nov 2014||The Principles of Tibetan Medicine|
Learn about the guiding principles of Traditional Tibetan Medicine, ancient holistic practices that date back thousands of years. Nashalla Gwyn Nyinda offers a unique perspective as an American practitioner who graduated from Naropa University.
|26 Oct 2014||The Feminine Principle in Buddhism / El Principio Femenino en El Budismo||Acharya Eve Rosenthal|
|8 Feb 2015||Aging Series 3: As the Warrior of Shambhala Grows Old - Talk 1a||Aaron Snyder|
|10 Apr 2015||Aging Series 3: The Swift Passage of Time||Jeffrey Stevens|
|5 Apr 2015||Aging Series 3: As the Warrior of Shambhala Grows Older. Still.||Aaron Snyder|
|1 Jul 2018||Basic Goodness 1: Who Am I? The Basic Goodness of Being Human (OE)||Acharya Adam Lobel|
|28 Feb 2016||The Road Home: The Journey of Relationships - February 28||Ethan Nichtern|
|29 Apr 2016||Awaken Chicago, Awaken World - Online Package||Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche|
|22 Feb 2018||Social Entrepreneurs: Get Paid to Change the World - February 2018|
This 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. NOTE: Course begins February 15. Registration open till February 22.
|Shastri Gayle Van Gils|
|21 Feb 2016||Being Yourself: A Key to Succeeding in Life and Livelihood||Shastri Gayle Van Gils|
|27 Aug 2016||Queer Dharma Live||Acharya Eve Rosenthal|
|1 Jan 2018||Basic Goodness Series (All) - CG|
|2 Sep 2017||Growing Brave: Families and Children in Shambhala Online Series|
|1 May 2017||Six Ways of Ruling - May 2017||Richard Reoch|
|27 Feb 2017||Shambhala Day 2017||Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche|
|15 Sep 2017||Peace Now! Creating Peace in Difficult Times||Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche|
|15 May 2018||Joy in Everyday Life - May 2018||Acharya Holly Gayley|
|15 Apr 2018||Wisdom in Everyday Life - April 2018||Ashe Acharya John Rockwell|
|15 May 2018||Basic Goodness 2: How Can I Help? The Basic Goodness of Society - May 2018||Acharya Arawana Hayashi|
|15 Feb 2018||Basic Goodness 3: What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality - February 2018||Ashe Acharya John Rockwell|
|1 Jul 2018||Meditation in Everyday Life (OE)||Shastri Janet Solyntjes|
|29 Sep 2017||Creating Enlightened Healthcare||Acharya Mitchell Levy|
|15 Jun 2018||The Five Keys to Mindful Communication - June 2018||Acharya Susan Chapman|
|8 May 2018||Unconditional Healing: Finding Well-Being Through Adversity - May 2018|
This course includes video presentations, weekly readings and practice, an interactive discussion forum, and live sessions. NOTE: This course starts May 1, however, registration is possible until May 8.
|16 Feb 2018||Shambhala Day 2018 - Year of the Earth Dog||Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche|
|15 Feb 2018||Mindful Money: Creating Financial WellBeing in Your Life - February 2018|
In this 6-week class participants will use a simple but powerful system of financial tools combined with the practices of gentleness, mindfulness, precision, and vision in relation to money. Gain real relaxation, skill and clarity around $.
|Shastri Joanne Braun|
|22 Apr 2018||The Five Keys to Mindful Communication - April 2018|
Learn how to use deep listening and mindful speech to strengthen relationships, heal conflicts, and accomplish your goals. NOTE: This course starts April 15, however, registration is open until April 22.
|Acharya Susan Chapman|
|22 Apr 2018||Mindful Eating: Joining Heaven and Earth at the Meal Table - April 2018|
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. NOTE: This course starts April 15, however, registration is open until April 22.
|8 Apr 2018||Contemplative Photography: Miksang Level 1 - April 2018||Miriam Hall|
|15 Jun 2018||Write Now: Contemplative Writing - June 2018||Miriam Hall|
|1 Jun 2018||Contemplative Photography: Miksang Level II - June 2018||Miriam Hall|
|15 Mar 2018||Contentment in Everyday Life (2) - March 2018||Acharya Eve Rosenthal|
|15 Sep 2018||Basic Goodness 3: What is Real? The Basic Goodness of Reality - September 2018||Ashe Acharya John Rockwell|