Programs for Southeast States USA Region

Shambhala Center of Lexington

Deepening Compassion Part Two: the Paramitas

May 5th—July 14th

Register on our calendar page for this event to join in with the group continuing studies in compassion and mindfulness. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

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

May 12th—July 14th

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 »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Basic Goodness I - Who Am I?

with Shastri Janet Bronstein

May 22nd—June 26th

This course asks the question, “Who am I?” and explores the sense of self. from the Buddhist and Shambhala perspectives. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Radical Responsibility Book Club

June 12th—August 14th

Join us for a monthly discussion focused on Fleet Maull's new book "Radical Responsibilty". We'll meet one Wednesday a month this summer to discuss principles from the book and how we might apply them to our own lives. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Community Meeting

June 26th

Your wisdom is important to this process. Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

Living and Dying: Navigating the Bardos

with Andrew Holecek

July 1st—August 5th

What if you could relate to death as an opportunity? Continue »

Durham Shambhala Center

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 »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Practice

July 17th

A full moon practice of the Shambhala Sadhana 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—July 28th

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

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Community Meeting

July 28th

We will continue our process from last month's meeting working toward a view statement and discussing membership. We will also continue the work of our committees. Your wisdom is important to this process. Continue »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Walking the Bodhisattva Path (from Shambhala School of Buddhist Studies)

with Shastri Janet Bronstein & Marion Buckley

July 31st—August 31st

Our secondoffering from the Shambhala School of Buddhist Studies introduces the view and practice of mahayana Buddhism. Continue »

Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center

Radical Responsibilty

with Linda Greenup

August 10th—August 24th

We are developing an offering based on the book called "Radical Responsibilty" by Fleet Maull. Radical Responsibility is a transformative approach to realizing personal freedom and creating authentic relationships. Continue »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Full Moon Shambhala Sadhana Practice

August 15th

A full moon practice of the Shambhala Sadhana Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Radical Responsibility: The Path of Authentic Relationships

with Acharya Fleet Maull

August 16th—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 »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Atlanta

Open Sky: Shambhala Training Level V

with Shastri Sue Gilman

August 23rd—August 25th

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

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Joy in Everyday Life (JIEL)

September 9th—October 7th

Explore compassion, joyous discipline, and healthy energy. Buddhist teachings on aspiring and loving action are presented. Continue »

Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center

Radical Responsibilty

with Linda Greenup

September 9th—October 14th

We are developing an offering based on the book called "Radical Responsibilty" by Fleet Maull. Radical Responsibility is a transformative approach to realizing personal freedom and creating authentic relationships. Continue »

St. Petersburg/Tampa Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Weekend Retreat Level I - The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Gayle Van Gils

September 28th—September 29th

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 »

Birmingham Shambhala Center

Shambhala Training Level I -The Art of Being Human

September 28th—September 29th

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings. Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

with Mary Sehlinger

October 18th—October 20th

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and compassionate human beings. Continue »

Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center

Basic Goodness II- How can I help?

October 21st—November 25th

This course asks the question, “How can I help?” and explores our relationship with others as well as our aspiration to help the world. We look at the Shambhala teachings involved in creating an enlightened society. Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Is Enlightened Society Possible?

with Dr. Shanté Smalls

November 1st—November 2nd

Shambhala is committed to manifesting as an enlightened society. What does that mean for the individual? for a community? for our role in the world at large? How do we find basic goodness in a political climate of misogyny, racism, homophobia? Come and Continue »

Gainesville Shambhala Meditation Group

Sacred Path Series: Meek & Perky

with Shastri Brett Ferrigan

November 15th—November 17th

Training in the four dignities, Meek, Perky, Outrageous & Inscrutable, we mature as warriors, widening our sphere of benevolent engagement in the world with humility, nobility, vision, upliftedness, and delight. Continue »