Practice Events

Silicon Valley Shambhala Meditation Center

Community Open House Cupertino

September 3rd—December 16th

Join us for meditation, community, and lunch. We meet in Cupertino on the 1st and 3rd Sundays of the Month. Continue »

Silicon Valley Shambhala Meditation Center

Monday Evening Meditation Mountain View

September 4th—December 31st

Join us for meditation and community. We meet in Central Mountain View every Monday evening. Continue »

Silicon Valley Shambhala Meditation Center

Community Open House Redwood City

September 10th—December 23rd

Join us for meditation, discussion, and lunch. We meet in Redwood City on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the Month. Continue »

Silicon Valley Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Sadhana

September 11th—December 10th

A time for our community to come together to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. All are welcome and encouraged to join, no matter what your level of experience. Continue »

Santa Rosa Shambhala Meditation Center

Sadhana of Mahamudra Community Practice 2018

January 21st—December 9th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra is a meditation practice and liturgy chanted by the Shambhala community on the new or full moon days of the lunar calendar, open to all. Continue »

Sonoma Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Sadhana Practice

with Shastri Joanne Braun

January 28th—December 23rd

The Shambhala Sadhana as a practice to celebrate and strengthen our understanding of basic goodness and enlightened society. Continue »

Santa Rosa Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Sadhana Full Moon Community Practice

January 28th—December 30th

The Shambhala Sadhana is simple and quite powerful in its direct approach to basic goodness and is open to all Shambhala community members and friends. Continue »

Berkeley Shambhala Meditation Center

Community Shambhala Sadhana

August 5th—January 6th (2019)

The Shambhala Sadhana is a chanting and visualization practice that deepens our personal and social connection with basic goodness. Written in English, it powerfully and simply communicates the essence of basic goodness and enlightened society. Continue »

Davis Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Sadhana

November 25th

Please join us on Sundays close to the full moon to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Shambhala Sadhana Practice at Sunday Open House

November 25th

A time for our community to come together to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. All are welcome—and encouraged—to join, no matter what your level of experience. Continue »

Sonoma Shambhala Meditation Center

The Essence of the Buddhist Path in 6 Verses Practice Day

with Lou Braun

December 2nd

Join us for this day of practice in community which will focus on the Kagyu Buddhist Approach to meditation and practice that Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche shared with students. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Sadhana of Mahamudra

December 7th

Our community gathers for this precious opportunity to practice the Sadhana of Mahamudra on the evenings of the new moon. All levels of students are warmly invited to participate. Continue »

Tamalpais Shambhala Meditation Group

Nyinthun Day-long Practice

with Chinh Nguyen

December 9th

Discovering our capacity for openness and gentleness. Continue »

Davis Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Sadhana

December 23rd

Please join us on Sundays close to the full moon to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Shambhala Sadhana Practice at Sunday Open House

December 23rd

A time for our community to come together to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. All are welcome—and encouraged—to join, no matter what your level of experience. Continue »

Berkeley Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Weekthün: A Winter Refuge Retreat

with Acharya Gaylon Ferguson & Acharya Charlene Leung

December 27th—January 2nd (2019)

Gather in community, reflect on our lives, and set aspirations for the year to come.The week will include sitting meditation, walking meditation, talks by the teachers, individual meditation meetings with an instructor, movement periods, as well as lunch Continue »

Sonoma Shambhala Meditation Center

New Year's Eve Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice with Feast & Celebration

with Lou Braun

December 31st

Join us for this special practice opportunity and New Year's Eve Celebration. What a wonderful way to bring in the New Year! Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Sadhana of Mahamudra

January 5th (2019)

Our community gathers for this precious opportunity to practice the Sadhana of Mahamudra on the evenings of the new moon. All levels of students are warmly invited to participate. Continue »

Santa Rosa Shambhala Meditation Center

Death & the Art of Dying: The Luminous Bardo of Dharmata

with Andrew Holecek

January 12th—January 13th (2019)

If we are prepared, death is the crowning moment of life — our greatest opportunity for enlightenment. This weekend explores the energies of the bardo of Dharmata, showing how they also manifest with each thought and emotion. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Meditation in Everyday Life: A Five-Week Course

with Kathryn Rile

January 16th—February 13th (2019)

Give yourself the gift of meditation and infuse your life and the lives of those around you with compassion, caring, and kindness. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Shambhala Sadhana Practice at Sunday Open House

January 20th (2019)

A time for our community to come together to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. All are welcome—and encouraged—to join, no matter what your level of experience. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Sadhana of Mahamudra

February 4th (2019)

Our community gathers for this precious opportunity to practice the Sadhana of Mahamudra on the evenings of the new moon. All levels of students are warmly invited to participate. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Francisco

Shambhala Sadhana Practice at Sunday Open House

February 17th (2019)

A time for our community to come together to practice the Shambhala Sadhana. All are welcome—and encouraged—to join, no matter what your level of experience. Continue »