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

April 1st

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members are invited, the lung (sadhana transmission) is not a prerequisite for these monthly events. Continue »

Oakland Cemetary Guided Tour of African American Grounds

April 7th

Join us for this interesting guided tour of the African American Grounds at Oakland Cemetery. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

April 15th

This Vajrayana practice is open to all. Continue »

Exploring Epiphany Through Poetry and Poem-Making

with John Fox

April 15th

Being surprised by your own words and the poems of others is at the heart of poetry as epiphany. Continue »



Annual Members' Day

April 22nd

Come to Community Meeting and Potluck Lunch Continue »