Programs

View upcoming programs in Vancouver’s  Monthly Calendar.

Council Meeting

November 18th—December 21st

Council meets on the third Monday of each month (except holidays). Members are welcome to attend and observe as guests. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

with Cathryn Stein Abato

January 10th—December 29th

An open practice meant for our particular time as a means of overcoming the obstacles of spiritual materialism in our practice, our lives and the world. Continue »

Taming the Mind and the Path of Meditation

with Cathryn Stein Abato

September 27th—December 20th

Kate Abato hosts Sunday afternoons of sitting meditation with a reading from The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma, volume 1, followed by discussion. Continue »

Shambhala Sunday Morning Bodhisattva Warrior Practice

with Susan Chapman

October 4th—December 20th

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 »

Wednesday Open House-in person & online - 7pm

October 7th—December 30th

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 »

Wednesday Open House--online only - 7pm

November 11th—December 2nd

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

Five Mornings of Sitting Meditation

with Geoff Bannoff

November 24th—November 28th

5 mornings of sitting meditation. Mid-morning, there will be a brief practice talk. In-person and via Zoom. Continue »

An Introduction to the Shambhala Lineage, Part 2

with Walker Blaine

December 3rd—February 18th (2021)

This course explores the core elements of the Shambhala tradition. Continue »

A Space of Conversation

December 10th

The intention of this hour and a half is to provide an opportunity for respectful conversation on topics of current or dharmic interest. Continue »