View upcoming programs in Vancouver’s  Monthly Calendar.

Heart of Recovery

May 25th—December 28th

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—November 8th

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

Taming the Mind and the Path of Meditation

with Cathryn Stein Abato

June 6th—December 26th

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—December 29th

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

Awakened Heart: Shambhala Training Level IV

with Paul Belserene & Phyllis Ohm

September 11th—October 2nd

The fourth program in the Heart of Warriorship, 4 saturday mornings, via zoom Continue »

Welcome to Autumn - Bagels, coffee, conversation and dharma

with Cathryn Stein Abato

September 26th

Join us in our delightful and well-ventilated new centre to wring in the fall with bagels, coffee, conversation and dharma Continue »

Three Mornings of Sitting Meditation (September)

with Geoff Bannoff

September 29th—October 1st

3 mornings of sitting meditation. Mid-morning, there will be a brief practice talk. Continue »

The Art of Being Human - Shambhala urban retreat

with Geoff Bannoff

October 2nd—October 3rd

The Heart of the Shambhala path of meditation in daily life, presented in a one-and-a-half day mini urban retreat Continue »

Open Sky: Shambhala Training level V

with Ginny Evans & Mark Hazell

October 16th—November 13th

The concluding program in the Good Morning Shambhala Heart of Warriorship program Continue »

Five Mornings of Sitting Meditation (October)

with Geoff Bannoff

October 17th—October 21st

5 mornings of sitting meditation. Mid-morning, there will be a brief practice talk. Continue »

Buddhadharma Without Credentials class

with Ron Greenberg

October 18th—November 15th

Five week class. In each class we listen to a talk by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, then have a discussion. Led by Ron Greenberg. Continue »

"Shambhala, Sacred Path of the Warrior" class

with Geoff Bannoff

October 19th—November 23rd

Shambhala, Sacred Path of the Warrior, a book by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche, looks at meditation and living with mindfulness, bravery and tenderness. We explore this book together. Continue »

Centre Rental (Kalu Rinpoche)

October 22nd—October 31st

Facility Rental for Kalu Rinpoche Event Shamatha, Vipassana and Niguma Yoga. Continue »