Important News

– In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Halifax Shambhala Centre location will be CLOSED until further notice.   All meditation sessions and activities at the centre are currently cancelled.

Online meditation (NEW) Starting in April, some meditations and gatherings are continuing and WILL be taking place online.  Please refer to programs listing and this online meditation page for more information.

Please refer to the our web site home page and Facebook for updated information.  And please do care for yourself and others, during this challenging time.

Note: Learn also about retreats & programs scheduled in the Atlantic Canada region

NoteSee also Ongoing Events – to learn about our ongoing meditations and events in Halifax – and also Regional Programs – to learn about classes and retreats throughout Atlantic Canada. These links are to the right.

Program Pricing

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Way of Shambhala

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Robert Gailey

April 18th - Date postponed or cancelled

DATE WILL BE POSTPONED, New Date To be Announced Through the practice of meditation, we glimpse unconditional goodness as the ground of our existence. Opening to ourselves with gentleness and appreciation, we begin to see our potential as genuine and comp Continue »

Shambhala Training Level IV: Awakened Heart

May 15th—May 17th - Date postponed or cancelled

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. We find that we can extend ourselves to others fully with kindness. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Robert Gailey

May 30th—May 31st - Date postponed or cancelled

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

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky

with Shastri Mary Campbell

June 12th—June 14th - Date postponed or cancelled

Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind, a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. We learn to trust our nature enough to let go into the present moment. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior

with Kathryn Heckman

June 12th—June 14th

In Level 2, we explore how habitual ways of thinking obscure the raw brilliance of the world. We learn how to work with fear and with the obstacles that may have arisen as meditation practice develops. Continue »