Community Events

Open Meditation

March 4th—April 30th

Sitting and walking meditation, each weekday evening from 5-6 PM. Please call ahead if you would like meditation instruction and cannot attend on Sundays. Continue »

Yukoan, The Abode of the Equable Tiger: Open Hearth Gathering 6:30 PM sitting

April 3rd

Experience Chanoyu (The Way of Tea) in the serene environment of an authentic Japanese tearoom. Continue »

Parinirvana Exhibition

April 4th

The Vidyadhara’s practice and personal belongings will be displayed in the Sakyong’s Tenno Room. A photo slideshow and detailed history panels will be on display in the hallways. Continue »

Parinirvana Day Sadhana of Mahamudra Feast - Open to All

April 4th

On this day, everyone is invited to practice together The Sadhana of Mahamudra, including the feast offering, to commemorate the passing of the Venerable Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, founder of the Shambhala Buddhist lineage. Continue »

Visual Dharma: Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche video teachings

April 6th—April 7th

Series of video teachings called "Visual Dharma" by Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche from Naropa University. Come to one or the whole series. Continue »

Shambhala Archives Parinirvana Benefit Auction

April 7th

Auction to benefit the Shambhala Archives in their work to preserve the teaching materials and personal items of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche. Continue »

Teaching With Bravery book signing

with Acharya Noel McLellan

April 11th

Talk and Book Signing with Author Noel McLellan for his book Teaching With Bravery: Meditation and Heart Advice for Teachers. Free event--some books will be available for sale. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

May 4th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra is open to the entire Shambhala community and is practiced on or near the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »