Shambhala Day 2024: 108 Gongs, Morning Sitting, & Breakfast (In Person & Online)

February 10th

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    Room: Cedarcroft Center at 6112 York Road


    You are invited to join the Baltimore Shambhala Center as we celebrate Shambhala Day!  Together, we will enter the New Year of the Wood Dragon and welcome its qualities of wisdom, confidence, cleverness, and honesty.

    We'll start with 108 gongs at sunrise at 7:04 a.m., then join together for group sitting practice until 8:00 a.m., followed by a light breakfast and socializing for those who attend in person at Cedarcroft Center. Those who wish to do so can continue the morning with Meditation@33rd, which starts at 9:00 a.m.

    This event is also available on Zoom, starting at 7:00 a.m.

    Shambhala Day Schedule:
    6:45 a.m.  Doors open (in-person)
    7:04 a.m.  108 Gongs begin, followed by morning sitting
    8:00 a.m.  Light breakfast and socializing until 8:45 a.m. (in-person)
    If you wish, stay for Meditation@33rd, starting at 9:00 a.m.

    COVID-19 Policies for In-Person Gatherings

    • Please do not attend if you are experiencing any COVID, flu, or cold-like symptoms, especially fever or coughing
    • Face masks are optional

    Join us in person at Cedarcroft Center, located at 6112 York Road, a block and a half north of Northern Parkway. Please enter using the single door on the side of the building, then take the stairs to the second floor. Parking is available in the lot shared with The Church of the Nativity and Holy Comforter. We regret that this space is *not* wheelchair-accessible, as there is no elevator in the building.

    Join us online at 7:00 a.m. by clicking on this ZOOM LINK


    To help us with breakfast planning: Please register in advance if you're joining us in person. Thanks!