Community

Our community is diverse, capable, and heartfelt. Our members and friends include dedicated senior teachers who have walked the Shambhala Buddhist path for many years, and enthusiastic newcomers who are just discovering our teachings on realizing basic goodness and building enlightened society.

 

Community Events

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

January 12th—December 4th

All community members who are committed to the path of warriorship are invited to gather, practice the Shambhala Sadhana, and delight in conversation and in each other's company. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra (New Moon)

January 27th—December 18th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra, a liturgical text, is practiced on the new moon days. It was written with the expressed intention of overcoming the obstacles of spiritual materialism in our practice, our lives and the world. Continue »

Community Pot-Luck & Meeting

with Shastri Stephen Clarke & Edward Hargadon

July 2nd

Special Open House Talk: The Power of Being Present: The Four Foundations of Mindfulness

with Shastri Jerry Webster

July 6th

The practice of the four foundations is an everyday practice to enter the now more fully. One often hears that one meditates to learn to relax. Although relaxing is often one of the byproducts of Buddhist meditation, the true purpose is to be present in Continue »

Movie Night: An Inconvenient Truth (2006)

July 28th

Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim follows Al Gore on the lecture circuit, as the former presidential candidate campaigns to raise public awareness of the dangers of global warming and calls for immediate action to curb its destructive effects on the environment. Continue »

 

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