Introductory Programs


Smile at Fear: The Path of the Bodhisattva Warrior

with John Rockwell

December 27th—December 31st

This five-day retreat will focus on the practice of compassion as exemplified by the story, path, and teaching of the bodhisattva of compassion, Avalokiteshvara. The core issue we will look at is how to see, befriend, and work with fear Continue »

Southeast Regional Shambhala Weekend Retreat Level I - The Art of Being Human (online)

with Shastri Will Ryken

January 8th—January 9th (2022)

This is a Regional program being hosted online by the St. Petersburg Shambhala Center. In this weekend retreat we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence through the practice of meditation. Continue »