Programs

View upcoming programs in Vancouver’s  Monthly Calendar.

Open Meditation Space

March 12th—July 30th

Our two meditation halls are available for "individual" meditation time. All Covid protocols will be in effect: (masks, social distancing, hand washing). Arrive anytime, leave anytime. Continue »

Restart. Reconnect. Refresh.

with John Fox

May 6th—July 1st

Join long-time practitioner John Fox on the first Thursday of each month for guided meditation practice and discussion Continue »

Heart of Recovery

May 25th—July 27th

he Heart of Recovery is a meditation and discussion group bringing together the practice of meditation, Shambhala and Buddhist teachings with references to the 12 steps of recovery. Continue »

Practice & Education Planning Meeting

May 31st—July 26th

The Practice & Education Scheduling Committee meets monthly. Please let us know what you would like to happen at the Shambhala Centre Continue »

Werma practice

June 1st—July 27th

Weekly Werma sadhana practice, for people who have been introduced to this practice. Continue »

Taming the Mind and the Path of Meditation

with Cathryn Stein Abato

June 6th—July 25th

Kate Abato hosts Sunday afternoons of sitting meditation with a reading from The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma, followed by discussion. Continue »

Wednesday Open House-in person & online - 7pm

June 16th—August 25th

All are welcome online using Zoom. Limited in-person attendance. 7pm: sitting meditation, meditation instruction. 8pm: tea and cookies followed by a talk and discussion. Donations appreciated. Continue »

Midsummer's Day Picnic

June 19th

Members and friends gather at Jonathan Rogers Park, 1/4 block from the Shambhala Centre, for an outdoor picnic brunch Continue »

Journaling as Practice

with Yuichi Handa

June 27th

No prerequisites. Bring pen, paper and a curious mind. Continue »

Shambhala Training (online) - Birth of the Warrior

with Acharya Fleet Maull

July 16th—July 18th

The Vancouver Shambhala Centre is partnering with Shambhala Online to present The Birth of the Warrior, the second weekend in the Shambhala Training program. Online. Continue »

Shambhala Training (online): Warrior in the World

with Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown

September 10th—September 12th

The Vancouver Shambhala Centre is partnering with Shambhala Online to present The Birth of the Warrior, the second weekend in the Shambhala Training program. Online. Continue »