Online Programs

Pandemic Group Practice & Mantra Accumulations

May 28th—June 24th

Open to all. Please join us for practice and mantra accumulation for working with the pandemic. Continue »

Tuesday Morning Scorpion Seal Intensive (Restricted)

with Christie Cashman

January 19th—March 23rd

This is a restricted offering for Scorpion Seal practitioners. Limited to 15 participants. Continue »

Wednesday Morning Scorpion Seal Intensive (Restricted)

with Christie Cashman

January 20th—March 24th

This is a restricted offering for Scorpion Seal practitioners. Limited to 15 participants. Continue »

Meditation in Everyday Life

February 16th—March 16th

Open to all! Learn how to meditate and live a mindful life. Continue »

A Time to go Deeper: The Unique Buddhist Teachings of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

with Judy Lief, Carolyn Gimian, Gaylon Ferguson, Martin Janowitz

February 20th—March 20th

This inspiring, in-depth five-week program (three 1-day retreats and two evening classes—all via Zoom) offers the foundation of the journey and way of life as presented by the Buddha and taught by Chogyam Trungpa. Open to all! Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Core Foundational Teachings

with Gaylon Ferguson

March 6th

In the first presentations by the Buddha, he introduced many core teachings, particularly the Four Noble Truths. We are encouraged to realize the truth of suffering, understand the causes of suffering, and walk the path to liberation from suffering. Open Continue »

Fearlessness in Everyday Life

March 8th—April 5th

This course introduces the Buddhist teachings on emptiness and the nature of reality. Connecting with this unborn nature, we explore the clarity and precision of living in the moment. As warriors at this level, we dare to face life and death as they are. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

March 10th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Art in Everyday Life

with Anne Saitzyk

March 11th

You are invited to come and experience, or play with, one of Chögyam Trungpa’s favorite activities—object arranging. Drawing on the principles of Heaven, Earth and Humanity, we will explore the process of perception as the foundation of the creative proce Continue »

Community Meeting: Kindness is Key

March 12th

Boulder Shambhala Center members will gather for our first community meeting of the Year of the Iron Ox Continue »

Shambhala Training II: Birth of the Warrior

with David Sanford

March 12th—March 14th

This program builds on the foundation of the meditation practice that was introduced in Shambhala Training I and explores how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world. Continue »

Scorpion Seal Immersion: Week 2

March 13th—August 14th

Please see program description for prerequisites. Continue »

Dharma Sagara Practice and Study Intensive

with Gaylon Ferguson

March 13th—April 10th

Please join us for this special offering of practice and study devoted to the guru yoga written by His Holiness Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche for students of the Vidyadhara Dharma Sagara Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Open to tantrikas who have had this lung. Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Community and Lineage

with Carolyn Gimian & Mikayla Sanford

March 20th

In the Buddhist tradition there are the “Three Jewels”: the Buddha, Dharma, and the Sangha. This retreat will focus on the Sangha (Sanskrit) or community of practitioners. Open to all! Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

March 23rd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Contentment in Everyday Life

March 31st—April 28th

Open to all! Learning to relax into our basic goodness allows a contentment and feeling of well-being to arise that is a total game changer! Continue »

Red Jambhala Feast

April 2nd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Red Jambhala Feast on line! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »

Shambhala Training V: Open Sky

April 9th—April 11th

In Shambhala Training V, our awareness continues to expand. This is likened to the open clear sky of mind, a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

April 10th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Social Presencing Theater

with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

April 17th—April 18th

It is an emerging art form, based on mindfulness and awareness in everyday life, that explores the creative potential of individuals and of groups. Open to all! Continue »

Wisdom in Everyday Life

April 19th—May 17th

Wisdom in Everyday Life is the fifth of the five weekly courses that accompany the Shambhala Training programs Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

April 22nd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Foundational Teachings of Buddha Dharma with Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche

May 1st—May 2nd

Open to all! Please join us for this very special weekend with one of the most well known and respected teachers in Tibetan Buddhism today! Continue »

Werma Feast Online

May 10th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Shambhala Training III: Warrior in the World

May 14th—May 16th

In Shambhala Training III, we work in a deliberate way, making an effort to bring the mindfulness and awareness cultivated in our meditation practice into all aspects of daily life. Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

May 21st

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Joy in Everyday Life

May 26th—June 23rd

Joy in Everyday Life expands the meditation experience to develop further kindness toward ourselves and others. Continue »

Kurukulla Feast Online

June 5th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Kurukulla Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

June 9th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

June 20th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

July 8th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Shambhala Training IV: Awakened Heart

July 9th—July 11th

As we trust further in basic goodness and dare to experience the sharp edge of reality, we move forward with gentleness, increased awareness, and inquisitiveness about the world as it is. In this way we can extend ourselves to others fully with kindness. Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

July 19th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Fearlessness in Everyday Life

July 21st—August 18th

This course introduces the Buddhist teachings on emptiness and the nature of reality. Connecting with this unborn nature, we explore the clarity and precision of living in the moment. As warriors at this level, we dare to face life and death as they are. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

August 7th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

August 17th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Kurukulla Feast Online

August 29th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Kurukulla Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »