Programs

The Four Noble Truths

with Shastri Jackie Muse & Dr. Craig Johnson

January 15th—February 12th

The Four Noble Truths are the first teachings of the Buddha. Continue »

Cultivating the Compassion Instinct

with Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown

January 24th—January 26th

The new science of compassion has found that human beings have a fundamental instinct for kindness ... Continue »

Compassion & Social Action: Creating a Culture of Caring

with Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown & Jan Willis

January 25th

A conversation with distinguished Buddhist scholars, teachers, and practitioners. Many of us are reeling from the level of trauma and violence in our world.. .. Continue »

BIPOC Meditation Retreat

with Dr. Shanté Paradigm Smalls

February 1st

Atlanta Shambhala’s People of Color Sangha presents Shanté Paradigm Smalls, a scholar, artist, and writer. Continue »

Metta Dance

with Julie Hliboki

February 7th—December 4th

Metta Dance is an opportunity for people to come together and dance. It is a wonderful, fun, rejuvenating ceremony that encourages blessing, gratitude, release, and balance. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

February 8th

This 3-hour class will help you start and establish a mindfulness-awareness meditation pract Continue »

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

February 8th—February 9th

The Art of Being Human is the experience of becoming familiar with our own nature. This is an opportunity to discover and explore our inherent strength, wisdom and compassion. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

February 23rd

This Vajrayana practice is open to all and one of the first practices that Chogyam Trungpa encouraged his students to do. Continue »

Downright/Upright

with Hope Martin

March 21st

During this full day of instruction and practice, Hope Martin will share basic principles of the Alexander Technique that help us find habitual holding patterns and release them so that our meditation can become more comfortable and free. Continue »

Shape of Awake Weekthun

with Hope Martin

March 22nd—March 28th

Atlanta welcomes Hope Martin to lead her Weekthun for the tenth year! Please join us! Continue »