Programs for Mountain States USA Region

Boulder Shambhala Center

Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) Meditation Collective

January 22nd—December 23rd

The Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) Meditation Collective provides a kind and open community for meditators of color to practice. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Monday Pandemic Support Group

April 1st—October 26th

A space to share our present experience and emotions, be in community, and be seen and heard during this time. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Pandemic Group Practice & Mantra Accumulations

May 28th—November 26th

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

Boulder Shambhala Center

Scorpion Seal Immersion

July 11th—February 13th (2021)

Knowing we need to go deeper to understand this timeless wisdom, we are creating a study, practice, and playing environment to help ourselves and each other to deepen in the profound Scorpion Seal Dharma. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

The Bodhisattva Path: A Study Intensive with Holly Gayley and Loden Nyima

with Holly Gayley & Loden Nyima

August 26th—October 21st

Join us for a deep dive into the Mahayana classic, The Way of the Bodhisattva, by the eighth-century Indian master Shantideva. Open to all! Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Dharma Mommies (Online)

with Juliet Bromfield & Shauna Eheler

September 1st—October 27th

Dharma Mommies is for mothers with little ones under 3 years old -- whether you have a mindfulness meditation practice or aspire to have one.  Come and go as you need to, when it works for you. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Foundations for Freedom: The Hinayana - Course III (Online)

with Acharya Judith Simmer-Brown & Loden Nyima

September 15th—October 27th

This is the third in a series of five courses exploring the profundity of the Hinayana teachings of the Buddha. Open to all. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Aspirations for the Great Seal (mahāmudrā) that is the Definitive Meaning—Part II

with Jules Levinson

September 17th—December 3rd

Come along for the journey these stanzas from Karmapa Rangjung Dorjé’s Aspirations for the Great Seal that is the Definitive Meaning describe, a deep education in view, meditation, conduct, and fruition. Open to tantrikas! Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Shambhala Sadhana: Harvest of Peace (Online)

with Fred Jaben

September 26th

The community practice of the Shambhala Sadhana is open to all. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

An Approach to the Art of Politics (Online)

with Jonathan Barbieri

September 26th

Join us for a discussion on how the Buddhist and Shambhala Path can be the basis for our engaging in the Art of Politics as we head towards the 2020 Presidential election--where it is time to, simply and energetically, show up. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Padmasambhava Feast Online

September 26th

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

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Celebrating Resilience! Harvest of Peace (Online)

September 27th

Harvest of Peace is celebrated near the Autumn Equinox. A special day for our community to gather, practice together, enjoy good food and drink, and celebrate the richness of our local cultures and heritage. Please join us! Continue »

Albuquerque Shambhala Meditation Center

HARVEST OF PEACE

September 27th

The Harvest of Peace is a Nyida Day, an opportunity to focus on community, and to mark thechanging of seasons as a sangha. "Nyi" comes from "Nyima" meaning sun, and "da" comes from "dawa" meaning moon, so together Nyida is the name given to the holidays w Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Harvest of Peace

September 27th

Come celebrate the fall equinox with us! Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Meditation in Everyday Life

September 28th—October 26th

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

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Mindful Friday (Online)

October 2nd—October 30th

You’re invited to join us at Noon each Friday for 30 mindful minutes! Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Begin Here: Meditation for Everyone (Online)

October 3rd

This workshop provides introductory tools and teachings for everyone who is interested in learning how to meditate, regardless of background or belief. With simple instructions and support, meditation practice can become an integral part of our lives. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Werma Feast Online

October 5th

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

Boulder Shambhala Center

Gesar of Ling: Enlightened Warrior

October 5th—October 26th

Lama Chönam will be discussing the timely manifestation of the enlightened warrior King Gesar of Ling, who is an emanation of Guru Rinpoche, Padmasambhava. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America with Dr. Gale Young (Online)

October 8th—November 19th

A sevem-week course based on "A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America" by Ronald Takaki. Open to all and class size is limited. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Shambhala Training I: The Art of Being Human

October 9th—October 11th

Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to this original nature with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine, dignified, caring human beings. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Director's Virtual Tea

with Jessie Friedman

October 13th

Informal conversation with our Boulder Shambhala Center Director, Jessie Friedman. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

The Trekchö Instructions of Yeshe Tsögyal

with Acharya Richard John

October 17th

This one-day retreat is open to all tantrikas who attended Vajrayana Seminary or Sacred World Assembly, regardless of your current practice. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Dharma Art: Connecting to Creativity (Online)

with Kathy Mitchell-Garton & Dhi Good

October 21st—November 18th

Being creative means connecting directly with our world and the meditative mind. This dharma art series is open to all! No "artist" credentials needed. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Virtual Private Screening of LIV

October 24th

The film will be followed by a virtual panel discussion with subjects and a licensed therapist about the film and the LIV Project's mission of fearlessly communicating to turn the tide of youth suicide. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

Keep Calm and Vote (Online)

October 26th—November 7th

Join us for a daily dose of sanity, with a short wisdom talk and guided meditation. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Padmasambhava Feast

October 26th

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

Boulder Shambhala Center

Director's Virtual Tea

with Jessie Friedman

October 27th

Informal conversation with our Boulder Shambhala Center Director, Jessie Friedman. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Shambhala Training II: Birth of the Warrior

November 6th—November 8th

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 »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Director's Virtual Tea

with Jessie Friedman

November 10th

Informal conversation with our Boulder Shambhala Center Director, Jessie Friedman. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Shambhala Training V: Open Sky

with Roland Cohen

November 13th—November 15th

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 »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Werma Feast Online

November 14th

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

Boulder Shambhala Center

Contentment in Everyday Life

November 16th—December 14th

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 »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Director's Virtual Tea

with Jessie Friedman

November 24th

Informal conversation with our Boulder Shambhala Center Director, Jessie Friedman. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Padmasambhava Feast

November 24th

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

Shambhala Meditation Center of Denver

SMCD Town Hall

November 29th

Join in sangha to process how we move forward as a community. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Shambhala Training III: Warrior in the World

December 4th—December 6th

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 »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Kurukulla Feast Online

December 6th

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

Boulder Shambhala Center

Director's Virtual Tea

with Jessie Friedman

December 8th

Informal conversation with our Boulder Shambhala Center Director, Jessie Friedman. Continue »

Boulder Shambhala Center

Werma Feast Online

December 13th

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

Boulder Shambhala Center

Padmasambhava Feast

December 22nd

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