Spark your heart and mind through the practice of meditation.
Shambhala Vision is rooted in the principle that every human being has a fundamental nature of basic goodness. This nature can be developed in daily life so that it radiates out to family, friends, community and society.
LOCATION: 1899 NE 23rd Ave, Gainesville FL 32609. Turn at the 23rd Ave. driveway to UF East Campus, but do not drive through the campus gate. Instead park in the grass on the east side of our building. Enter the building on the south side. Go through the gate to the backyard to find our entrance.
PRACTICE: We meet every Tuesday from 7pm to 9pm for meditation, followed by book discussion and social time.
Newcomers are encouraged to come at 6:30pm for basic introduction to Shambhala and meditation.
Additional Practice Sessions:
Thursdays 6:15pm-7:15pm (for those not requiring instruction)
First Sundays 10:30 am – 12:30 pm (instruction available) Note: Because of the holiday, there will not be a first Sunday practice in September. Please join us for the Heart of Recovery program on September 11th.
Heart of Recovery meetings bring together Shambhala Buddhist meditation practice and the Twelve Steps recovery program. Find out more at our introductory program on September 11th.
Please visit our Ongoing Offerings and Classes and Retreats pages as we have several new programs offered.
See our OPEN HOUSE and RETREAT WEEKEND photos on the Community Page!