Programs for South-Central USA Region

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio

Growing Brave Family Program Spring Semester

January 10th—April 11th

Growing Brave Family Program Spring Semester with Teresa Spicer and Chantal Pierre Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Foundations for Freedom: The Hinayana - Course V: The Fourth Noble Truth: The Path of Shila, Samadhi, and Prajna

with Acharya Marianne Bots & Acharya Eric Spiegel

January 21st—February 25th

Exploring the nuts and bolts of entering the stream of the Buddha's teaching and of walking the path from multiple perspectives of practitioners. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Life and Sutras of the Buddha

with Billy Boyar

February 6th—February 27th

Exploring the Pali Canon along with traditional life stories of the Buddha. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Sunday Morning Meditation, Dharma Talk & Discussion

with Lynette Melnar

February 28th

ONLINE Zoom Meditation Gathering Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Sadhana of Mahamudra

March 1st

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 »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky

with Shastri Iris Ramos & Adam Sultan

March 6th—March 7th - Date postponed or cancelled

In this fifth and final level of the Heart of Warriorship training, we will learn to inhabit the gentleness, openness, and precision of our true nature so that the present moment can unfold around us in all its vivid brilliance. Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio

Shelter in Place Meditation Retreat--Nyinthun

March 7th

Shelter in Place Meditation Retreat--Nyinthun with Shastri Betsy Pond Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Naturally Liberating Whatever You Meet: A Vajrayana Weekend Retreat

with Acharya Moh Hardin

March 13th—March 14th

In this vajrayana weekend retreat, Naturally Liberating Whatever You Meet, we will look at the mind instructions Khenpo Gangshar gave to Chögyam Trungpa as the Chinese invaded Tibet. Continue »

Tulsa Shambhala Meditation Group.

Transforming Mishaps into the Path of Awareness

with Acharya Moh Hardin

March 20th—March 21st

This difficult and dangerous time inspires an aspiration to be more wakeful in our lives to help ourselves and our world, and at the same times requires both bravery and skillfulness to do so.  Consequently, no refuge vows or Bodhisattva vows will be o Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio

2021 Buddhist Wisdoms and Realms series - The Ratna Family

with Shastri Betsy Pond & Teresa Spicer

March 20th

2021 Buddhist Wisdoms and Realms series Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Living in the Challenge with Courage and Compassion

with Holly Gayley

April 2nd

This talk explores how we can take adversity as the path, allowing us to build the capacity to meet difficulty in our own lives and respond to the social and ecological challenges of our times. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Tonglen: One-Day Compassion Retreat

with Holly Gayley

April 3rd

Expanding our hearts can actually nourish our own wellbeing, help us develop resilience in living day to day while serving others, and support us in striving for the benefit of all. Continue »

Austin Shambhala Meditation Center

Buddha Nature and Bodhicitta

with Lynn Wolfe

April 17th—May 8th

Exploring awakened heart-mind and the aspiration to practice the Bodhisattva path for the benefit of all beings Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio

Transforming Unwanted Circumstances into the Path of Enlightenment

with Acharya Moh Hardin

April 24th—April 25th

Transforming Unwanted Circumstances into the Path of Enlightenment Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio

Growing Brave Family Program Summer Semester

May 9th—August 8th

Growing Brave Family Program Summer Semester Continue »

Shambhala Meditation Center of San Antonio

Growing Brave Family Program

September 12th—December 12th

Growing Brave Family Program Fall Semester Continue »