Programs for Southeast States USA Region

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

A Year of Deepening in Compassion | The Four Limitless Ones

February 10th—April 21st

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

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

A Year of Deepening in Compassion Part I: The Four Limitless Ones

February 17th—April 21st

Please join us as we come together as a Shambhala Community to study and deepen our practice of Shambhala Buddhism. We will be doing this Shambhala Online class together on Sundays. The path of the Bodhisattva Warrior begins with developing affection f Continue »

Shambhala Center of Lexington

Shambhala Sadhana Full Moon Practice

February 18th—December 12th

These Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Practices are open to our entire sangha community, Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Ikebana: The Art of Working with Space and Form

with Sasha Loring

April 20th

This workshop will be an opportunity to learn the basic principles of ikebana and practice making flower arrangements. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Learn To Meditate (Grant Park)

April 20th

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

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Creating Enlightened Society: Shambhala and the Transition Towns Movement

with Don Hall

April 22nd

In our deeply troubled times, how can we extend beyond ourselves to create more sustainable and just local communities, as well as a better world for ourselves and future generations? In this special Earth Day talk, Shambhala St. Petersburg member and Co- Continue »

Palm Beach County Shambhala

Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Brett Ferrigan

April 26th—April 27th

The Art of Being Human is the first in the series of Shambhala Training weekends and the first program in the Way of Shambhala curriculum. The Way of Shambhala offers a structured path of meditation and a complete introduction to the foundations of Shambh Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Shambhala Guide Training

April 27th—May 5th

This training is for practitioners who have a personal meditation practice and feel inspired and ready to help others on their meditative journeys. Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Shambhala Meditation Refresher

with Shastri Thomas Brothers

April 30th—May 14th

This course is open to anyone who has been taught Shambhala Meditation in the Basic Goodness series at the Durham Shambhala Center or in a practice intensive held at a land center. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Weekend Retreat Level I - The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Will Ryken

May 4th—May 5th

OPEN TO ALL! This is the first in a sequence of Shambhala Weekend Retreats suitable for anyone interested in exploring meditation as a means to develop fearlessness, confidence, openness, and gentleness toward ourselves and our world. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Spring Drala Meditation Hike

with Bill Solomon

May 4th

Mindful hiking in the North Georgia Mountains Continue »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Buddha Day at Avondale Park!

with Phyllis Mark

May 4th

Join us for our annual celebration of our Center children, spend an afternoon outdoors, and have some fun/food and play inspired by the Buddha's emphasis on kindness and mutual appreciation. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Annual Members' Day

May 5th

Come to Community Meeting and Potluck Lunch Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

A Year of Deepening in Compassion Part II: The Joyful Snow Lion

May 5th

Please join us as we come together as a Shambhala Community to study and deepen our practice of Shambhala Buddhism. We will be doing this Shambhala Online class together on Sundays. The path of the Bodhisattva Warrior begins with developing affection f Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Multi-level Yoga for Every Body

with Elizabeth Fitzgerald

May 6th—June 3rd

Hatha yoga classes with a joyful, friendly, and compassionate approach. Together we will increase strength, flexibility, and our sense of gratitude for what we can do. Continue »

Shambhala Center of Lexington

Contentment in Everyday Life

with Shastri Shelley Heinz & Mary Jo Gatton

May 13th—June 3rd

Durham Shambhala Center

Meditation in Everyday Life

with Tekla Jachimiak, Elizabeth Brownrigg, Dee Lutz

May 14th—June 11th

This class will explore some of the fundamental principles of meditation and basic goodness. Continue »

Palm Beach County Shambhala

Level V: Open Sky

with Shastri Will Ryken

May 17th—May 19th

Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind -- a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. We learn to trust our nature enough to let go into the present moment. This is Continue »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Ashe Society

May 19th

Quarterly meeting of Ashe Society Continue »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Practice

May 19th

A full moon practice of the Shambhala Sadhana Continue »

Palm Beach County Shambhala

Summer Weekthun With Dr. Shanté Paradigm Smalls

with Dr. Shanté Smalls

May 31st—June 7th

A summer week of practice in Palm Beach County, Florida. A Weekthun is an intensive, week-long meditation retreat for new and experienced meditators interested in deepening their mindfulness-awareness. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Awakened Heart: Shambhala Training Level IV

with Shastri Janet Bronstein & Christopher Wenger

May 31st—June 2nd

When we enter the world in an open and vulnerable way, we let the world touch our heart, and our heart wakes up to the touch. Prerequisite: Level 3 Continue »

Nashville Shambhala Meditation Group

Week-Long Intensive Meditation

with Leslie Gossett

June 1st

From June 1 to 7th: Cultivating an Awake and Friendly Heart: Week-long Practice Intensive. Join us for a week of sitting meditation, walking meditation, yoga, teachings, and discussions. Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Warrior in the World: Shambhala Training Level III

with Shastri Will Ryken & Paula Bickford

June 8th—June 9th

Developing fearlessness by examining our habitual tendencies, we are willing to experience our life without relying on the cocoon. We begin to engage the world directly and extend the attitude of fearlessness to our activities. Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Meditation Week Retreat: Exploring the Inner and Outer World

with Sasha Loring

June 15th—June 21st

This retreat will integrate meditation with a series of guided experiences that will reveal usually hidden aspects of our motivation and actions, and will lead to a more insightful and relaxed relationship with ourselves, others and the world. Continue »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Practice

June 17th

A full moon practice of the Shambhala Sadhana Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Book Study - The Future is Open: Good Karma, Bad Karma, and Beyond Karma

with Susan Gaylord & Rhea Colmar

July 6th

We will begin to explore key aspects of the text, “The Future is Open: Good Karma, Bad Karma, and Beyond Karma”, by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Sacred Path Series: Drala

with Shastri Gayle Van Gils

July 27th—July 28th

Drala introduces students to the sacred energy and power that exists when we open our hearts and step beyond aggression. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Weekend Retreat Level IV: Awakened Heart

with Paula Bickford

July 27th

Learn how to open our hearts so we can communicate more fully with the world. Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Weekend with Dr. Shante Smalls

with Dr. Shanté Smalls

November 1st—November 3rd

Please save the dates. Details to follow. Continue »