Programs

A Year of Deepening in Compassion Part III: The Fearless Garuda: Emptiness and Absolute Bodhicitta

July 28th—October 6th

This course is the third of a four-part series exploring the Shambhala Mahayana teachings. Join us in this wonderful opportunity to hear many of our most learned teachers and to gather together as a community to practice and contemplate the profound Maha Continue »

Radical Responsibility: The Path of Authentic Relationships

with Acharya Fleet Maull

August 17th—August 18th

Radical Responsibility is based on the choice to take 100% ownership for each and every circumstance we face in life, including those we can see we had some role in creating as well as those that just seem to happen. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

August 30th

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

Fearlessness in Everyday Life

with Christopher Wenger & Stephanie Lindemann

September 6th—September 8th

By exploring the entrapping emotions of hope and fear, this course works on the level of our everyday, habitual anxieties. We learn to soar fearlessly like the mythical bird known as the Garuda. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

September 14th

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

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

September 14th

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members are invited, Continue »

A Journey of Remembrance and Reconciliation

September 18th

You are invited to DeKalb History Center (DeKalb Historic Courthouse), 101 East Court St., Decatur, GA. Continue »

A Year of Compassion: Four Limitless Ones

with Valerie Morvan

September 25th—October 23rd

The path of the Bodhisattva Warrior begins with developing affection for ourselves and expands this to others, dissolving the barriers that divide us. Continue »

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

with Lance Brunner

September 27th—September 28th

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 »

Talk and Introduction to Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Lance Brunner

September 27th

Sense Perceptions as a Path to Awakening The human mind is inherently creative - constantly trying to make sense of the world, both to survive and to thrive. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

September 28th

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

The Mind’s Play: Meditation, Contemplative Art, and the Creative Life

with Lance Brunner

September 29th

The human mind is inherently creative-constantly trying to make sense of the world, both to survive and to thrive. Level I participants are invited to attend on a complimentary basis. Continue »

Open Sky: Shambhala Training Level V

with Carol Hyman

October 11th—October 13th

This program focuses on the pervasive quality of awakened mind, as we find ourselves able to communicate with the world fearlessly and without aggression. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

October 12th

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

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

October 13th

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members are invited, Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

October 28th

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

Learn to Meditate

November 9th

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

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana

November 12th

This is a time for the community to gather, practice and delight in conversation and in each other's company. All members are invited, Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

November 26th

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