Programs

COVID-19 - Update on Shambhala Centre Closure

January 1st—September 4th

To help with public health efforts to limit the spread of COVID-19, the Shambhala Centre will be closed until further notice. Meanwhile, join us for ongoing online programs and events. Continue »

Online Meditation Session - Tuesday Evenings

March 17th—August 31st

Join us for an online guided meditation session offered on these Tuesdays while the Shambhala Centre is closed due to the virus pandemic. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Online Meditation Session - Wednesday Evenings

March 18th—August 25th

Join us for an online guided meditation session offered on these Wednesdays while the Shambhala Centre is closed due to the virus pandemic. All welcome. Continue »

Social Meditation - Online Fridays

March 20th—August 27th

A little bit different from our usual meditation sessions, Social Meditation is offered Friday evenings at 7:00pm. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Online Meditation Session - Thursday Mornings

April 2nd—September 2nd

Join us for an online guided meditation session offered on Thursdays while the Shambhala Centre is closed due to the virus pandemic. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Refuge Recovery - Online

April 7th—August 24th

A Buddhist-inspired path to recovery and a community that uses the practices and principles of meditation, mindfulness, compassion, forgiveness, kindness, and generosity to heal the suffering addiction has caused us as well as our loved ones. Continue »

Online Meditation Session - Friday Evenings

September 18th—September 3rd

Join us for an online guided meditation session offered on these Fridays while the Shambhala Centre is closed due to the virus pandemic. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Comfortable with Uncertainty - Pema Chödron Reading Circle

November 11th—August 25th

Join us on all or any of these Wednesday evenings at 7:45pm for a reading circle on "Comfortable With Uncertainty," by Pema Chödron. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Millennial Practice Group - Online

March 1st—August 9th

Come and join a group of millennial practitioners committed to incorporating the path of meditation into the challenges of daily life. Continue »

Anata - A Saturday Morning Talk on Egolessness - Online

July 31st

Join us for this Saturday morning workshop when we will listen to and discuss a recorded talk by Acharya Fleet Maul on the Buddhist notion of egolessness. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Learn to Meditate - Online

with Donald Eckler

August 7th

Held on the first Saturday of every month, this online program introduces beginners, and those wanting a refresher, to the practice of meditation. Everyone welcome Continue »

Compassion: A Five-day Morning Retreat

with Stanley Fefferman & Dr. Joe Lukezich

August 14th—August 18th

Join us for all or any part of this five-day online morning meditation retreat. Everyone welcome. No previous experience required. Continue »

Community Music Workshop in the Park

August 21st

Include the whole family, your open hearts, your instruments, voices, clapping hands and clicking fingers for an enjoyable session of participatory music-making for a joyous community music event. Continue »

Looking and Seeing: Introduction to Contemplative Photography - Online

with Albena Robev, Sue Folinsbee, John McQuade

September 9th—September 30th

Join us for these four Thursday evenings for an online introduction to the practice of contemplative photography. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Awakened Heart: Shambhala Training Level IV - Online

with Shastri Jil Amadio

September 24th—September 26th

Join us for this online session of Awakened Heart. In this course we learn how to awaken and open our hearts so that we can communicate fully with the world. Prerequisites apply. Continue »

Shambhala Way of the Warrior Nyinthun: A Day of Peaceful Abiding

with Shastri Jil Amadio

October 16th

Are you a graduate of a Shambhala Training level? You are invited to join us for this special review and practice session. Continue »

The Power of Genuineness

with Eve Rosenthal

November 13th—November 14th

In this program, we will practice meditation and contemplating reality through the lens of the four thoughts that transform the mind. Everyone welcome. Continue »

Winter Holiday Retreat

with Donald Eckler

December 27th—January 2nd (2022)

Save the date! Join us for our annual winter retreat. Everyone welcome Continue »