Programs

View upcoming programs in Vancouver’s  Monthly Calendar.

Wednesday Open House--online only - 7pm

November 11th—May 26th

All are welcome online using Zoom. 7pm: sitting meditation & meditation instruction. 8pm: tea and cookies followed by a talk and discussion. Donations appreciated. Continue »

Shambhala Sunday Morning Bodhisattva Warrior Practice

with Susan Chapman

January 3rd—May 30th

You are welcomed to join us for a morning of sitting meditation, practices from the Shambhala Mahayana tradition and lively discussion about the path of warriorship in everyday life. Every Sunday morning Susan Chapman will lead these practices and teachin Continue »

Taming the Mind and the Path of Meditation

with Cathryn Stein Abato

January 3rd—May 30th

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

Good Morning Shambhala: Heart of Warriorship I-III online

with Cameron Wenaus, Mark Hazell, Cameron Wenaus, Ginny Evans

January 29th—May 1st

Good Morning Shambhala. The Heart of Warriorship I-III - 3 programs over 12 Saturday mornings, via zoom Continue »

Open Meditation Space

March 12th—April 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 »

An Introduction to the Shambhala Lineage, Part 3

with Walker Blaine

March 18th—April 29th

This course looks at the meaning and nature of lineage, and at how it provides transmission of the teachings. Continue »

The Wheel of Life, an introduction to Buddhism

with Martin Evans

April 1st—April 29th

A look at the owners manual of the mind. This 5 week class introduces Buddhist psychology, looking at how our mind works. Continue »

The Heart of Recovery - Online (thru Dorje Denma Ling)

with Scott Perkins

April 3rd—April 24th

Grounded in meditation, the Buddhist teachings provide a practical means to support our recovery from addictions and compulsive behaviours, as well as help us release the clinging to thoughts and impulses that lead us to suffering, discontent, and harmful Continue »

Warrior in the World: Shambhala Training Level III

with Anne Fraser & Robert Lehmann

April 10th—May 1st

Taking the gentleness, fearlessness and clarity of meditation practice into our daily lives. 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 »

Dying Well: A Book & Community Conversation [Online]

with Richard Reoch, Ron Schultz, Joshua Northcutt

May 8th

Hosted by the Seattle Shambhala Center, this conversation will bring together a diverse group of practitioners for an online discussion. Continue »

Wednesday Open House-in person & online - 7pm

June 2nd—July 28th

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 »