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.
Beginning June 14th we will be reading and discussing The Wisdom of No Escape by Pema Chodron. (Exception: on July 19th, instead of the book discussion, we will practice the Shambhala Sadhana following our mediation hour.)
Newcomers are encouraged to come at 6:30pm for basic introduction to Shambhala and meditation. (Note: instruction will not be available on Tuesday, July 5th).
Additional Practice Sessions:
Thursdays 6:15pm-7:15pm (for those not requiring instruction)
First Sundays 10:30 am – 12:30 pm (instruction available) NOTE: In July, because of the holiday, we will meet on the Second Sunday (July 10th).
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!