Online Programs

Foundations for Freedom: The Hinayana - Course II: The Second Noble Truth: The 5 Skandhas

with Acharya Dale Asrael & John Rockwell

July 16th—August 20th

This series of courses provides an in-depth exploration of the foundational Buddhist teachings of the Hinayana through the lens of the Shambhala terma teachings. Continue »

Sunday Morning Meditation, Dharma Talk & Discussion

with Rita Ricardo

August 16th

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

Heart of Recovery

August 17th

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 Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

August 19th

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

Young Meditators Group

August 20th

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

August 21st

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 Jake Lorfing

August 23rd

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

LGBT Dharma Group

August 23rd

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 »

Heart of Recovery

August 24th

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 »

Shambhala Sadhana Practice

August 24th

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

Death in Everyday Life Group

August 25th

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 Evening Meditation & Conversations About Buddhism

August 26th

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

Sunday Morning Meditation, Dharma Talk & Discussion

August 30th

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

Heart of Recovery

August 31st

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 »

Guided Tonglen Practice Session

August 31st

Please join us for the healing practice of Tonglen Continue »

Shambhala Training Level 1: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Larry Higgins

September 5th—September 6th

ONLINE! Engaging the mind, we glimpse the world's magic without conceptual filters, and begin to discover a basic goodness, which is always present. Continue »

Kids First!!

September 6th

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

The Shambhala Household

with Joanne Trubitt

September 12th—October 3rd

As practitioners, how can we create an uplifted environment that supports our intention to wake up and brings a sense of dignified relaxation to our daily life? Continue »

Death in Everyday Life Group

September 28th

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 »