Programs

Foundations for Freedom: The Hinayana - Course IV: The Third Noble Truth: Freedom from Suffering

with Acharya Suzann Duquette & Acharya Dan Hessey

November 12th—December 17th

This class presents the third noble truth, Freedom from Suffering, and begins with an exploration of the 3rd Foundation of Mindfulness, Mindfulness of Effort. Continue »

Wednesday Free Meditation Instruction

December 2nd

ONLINE! Meditation instruction is available to anyone, free of charge. Continue »

Start Where You Are... and Keep Going

December 2nd

ONLINE! Meditation practice support open to anyone who has attended one of our Free Meditation Instruction sessions. Continue »

Wednesday Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

December 2nd

ONLINE! Please join us for public meditation practice and a facilitated group discussion via Zoom. Continue »

Young Meditators Group

December 3rd

ONLINE! The Young Meditators Group welcomes anyone in Austin between 18 and 39 who is curious about or committed to meditation and community Continue »

Shambhala Training Level III: Warrior in the World

with Shastri Linda Mockeridge

December 5th—December 6th

Having learned not to turn away from fear, we can extend this strength into everyday life situations. Continue »

Sunday Morning Meditation, Dharma Talk & Discussion

with Shastri Iris Ramos

December 6th

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

December 7th

ONLINE! This sadhana is a binding factor for our community because students at all levels of practice can participate and receive a true experience or understanding of the spiritual path Continue »

Heart of Recovery

December 7th

ONLINE! We welcome all Twelve Step participants who have an interest in combining the principles of their program of recovery with Buddhist teachings and practices. Continue »

Wednesday Free Meditation Instruction

December 9th

ONLINE! Meditation instruction is available to anyone, free of charge. Continue »

Start Where You Are... and Keep Going

December 9th

ONLINE! Meditation practice support open to anyone who has attended one of our Free Meditation Instruction sessions. Continue »

Wednesday Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

December 9th

ONLINE! Please join us for public meditation practice and a facilitated group discussion via Zoom. Continue »

People of Color Meditation Group

December 11th

ONLINE! A group exploration for people who self identify as people of color working with how we have been affected by race, ethnicity or any other aspects of our being that serve to construct or build our identity. Continue »

Drala & the Cosmic Mirror - Sunday Morning Dharma Talk & Discussion

with Acharya Moh Hardin

December 13th

Everyone is most heartedly invited to this special teaching with our Regional Acharya. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana Practice

December 14th

The Shambhala Sadhana is powerful in its direct approach to basic goodness Continue »

Heart of Recovery

December 14th

ONLINE! We welcome all Twelve Step participants who have an interest in combining the principles of their program of recovery with Buddhist teachings and practices. Continue »

Wednesday Free Meditation Instruction

December 16th

ONLINE! Meditation instruction is available to anyone, free of charge. Continue »

Start Where You Are... and Keep Going

December 16th

ONLINE! Meditation practice support open to anyone who has attended one of our Free Meditation Instruction sessions. Continue »

Wednesday Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

December 16th

ONLINE! Please join us for public meditation practice and a facilitated group discussion via Zoom. Continue »

Young Meditators Group

December 17th

ONLINE! The Young Meditators Group welcomes anyone in Austin between 18 and 39 who is curious about or committed to meditation and community Continue »

Sunday Morning Meditation, Dharma Talk & Discussion

with Lynette Melnar

December 20th

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

Guided Tonglen Practice Session

December 21st

Please join us for the healing practice of Tonglen Continue »

Heart of Recovery

December 21st

ONLINE! We welcome all Twelve Step participants who have an interest in combining the principles of their program of recovery with Buddhist teachings and practices. Continue »

Wednesday Free Meditation Instruction

December 23rd

ONLINE! Meditation instruction is available to anyone, free of charge. Continue »

Start Where You Are... and Keep Going

December 23rd

ONLINE! Meditation practice support open to anyone who has attended one of our Free Meditation Instruction sessions. Continue »

Wednesday Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

December 23rd

ONLINE! Please join us for public meditation practice and a facilitated group discussion via Zoom. Continue »

People of Color Meditation Group

December 25th

ONLINE! A group exploration for people who self identify as people of color working with how we have been affected by race, ethnicity or any other aspects of our being that serve to construct or build our identity. Continue »

Sunday Morning Meditation, Dharma Talk & Discussion

with Shastri Larry Higgins

December 27th

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

LGBT Dharma Group

December 27th

ONLINE! Austin LGBT Dharma Group is a Buddhist-oriented group whose purpose is to provide a gay/lesbian/transgender-friendly environment for genuine exploration of Buddhist teachings and how they apply to our lives. Continue »

White Tara Practice Session

December 28th

ONLINE! Please join us for the healing, soothing practice of White Tara. Continue »

Heart of Recovery

December 28th

ONLINE! We welcome all Twelve Step participants who have an interest in combining the principles of their program of recovery with Buddhist teachings and practices. Continue »

Death in Everyday Life Group

December 29th

ONLINE! Thinking about death? Noticing you are aging? This is the group for you. We will question, discuss, and learn. Please join us. All are welcome. Continue »

Wednesday Free Meditation Instruction

December 30th

ONLINE! Meditation instruction is available to anyone, free of charge. Continue »

Start Where You Are... and Keep Going

December 30th

ONLINE! Meditation practice support open to anyone who has attended one of our Free Meditation Instruction sessions. Continue »

Wednesday Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

December 30th

ONLINE! Please join us for public meditation practice and a facilitated group discussion via Zoom. Continue »

Kids First!!

January 3rd (2021)

ONLINE! Meditation instruction and mindfulness activities for children. Continue »

Heart of Recovery

January 4th (2021)

ONLINE! We welcome all Twelve Step participants who have an interest in combining the principles of their program of recovery with Buddhist teachings and practices. Continue »

Young Meditators Group

January 7th (2021)

ONLINE! The Young Meditators Group welcomes anyone in Austin between 18 and 39 who is curious about or committed to meditation and community Continue »

People of Color Meditation Group

January 8th (2021)

ONLINE! A group exploration for people who self identify as people of color working with how we have been affected by race, ethnicity or any other aspects of our being that serve to construct or build our identity. Continue »

Shambhala Training Level IV: Awakened Heart

January 9th—January 10th (2021)

Having further awakened our minds and hearts in Warrior in the World we continue our journey by allowing our natural curiosity to show us more of our world outside the parameters of our usual fears. Continue »

Young Meditators Group

January 21st (2021)

ONLINE! The Young Meditators Group welcomes anyone in Austin between 18 and 39 who is curious about or committed to meditation and community Continue »

People of Color Meditation Group

January 22nd (2021)

ONLINE! A group exploration for people who self identify as people of color working with how we have been affected by race, ethnicity or any other aspects of our being that serve to construct or build our identity. Continue »

Death in Everyday Life Group

January 26th (2021)

ONLINE! Thinking about death? Noticing you are aging? This is the group for you. We will question, discuss, and learn. Please join us. All are welcome. Continue »

LGBT Dharma Group

January 31st (2021)

ONLINE! Austin LGBT Dharma Group is a Buddhist-oriented group whose purpose is to provide a gay/lesbian/transgender-friendly environment for genuine exploration of Buddhist teachings and how they apply to our lives. Continue »