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Santa Rosa Shambhala Meditation Center

 
Location: Santa Rosa

First Sunday: Extended Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
August 3, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Extended Sitting and Walking Meditation, contemplations, discussion and silent tea. Instruction available free of charge. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
August 6, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sadhana of Mahamudra at Sonoma Mountain Zen Center
August 9, 2014
Please join us at Sonoma Mountain Zen Center to chant the Sadhana of Mahamudra at Trungpa Rinpoche's stupa.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
August 10, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
August 13, 2014
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
August 13, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

The Six Ways of Ruling: Heart Advice For Creating Enlightened Society
August 16 - 23, 2014
The Six Ways of Ruling are unique teachings on society and leadership. They are a distinctive aspect of Shambhala wisdom on creating enlightened society.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Family Sunday Sitting
August 17, 2014
Sunday Family Meditation Program today with planned activities for children. Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM followed by tea and snacks.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
August 20, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
August 24, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
August 27, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
August 31, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
September 3, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

First Sunday: Extended Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
September 7, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Extended Sitting and Walking Meditation, contemplations, discussion and silent tea. Instruction available free of charge. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice: Open to All
September 8, 2014
This Vajrayana practice is open to everyone and is a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. The Sadhana consists of brief silent meditation, chanting, and mantra recitation.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Fearlessness in Everyday Life
with Jesse Miller
September 8 - October 6, 2014
Overcoming our fear, we leap with daring into our lives.

This is the 4th in the series of the Way of Shambhala, Everyday life courses.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
September 10, 2014
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
September 10, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
September 14, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Enlightened Society Leadership & Service Training: A Santa Rosa Shambhala Internship Program
September 17 - December 17, 2014
Presented by Northern California Shambhala in concert with Bay Area Shambhala Centers this program will emphasize the path of profound service and community engagement. Begins in September 2014.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
September 17, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Family Sunday Sitting
September 21, 2014
Sunday Family Meditation Program today with planned activities for children. Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All a

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
September 24, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
September 28, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
October 1, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human
with Alan Schwartz
October 3 - 5, 2014
The Art of Being Human is the first of a series of five weekend workshops. Friday night talk is free and open to the public. Please join us!

 
Location: Santa Rosa

First Sunday: Extended Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
October 5, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Extended Sitting and Walking Meditation, contemplations, discussion and silent tea. Instruction available free of charge. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice: Open to All
October 7, 2014
This Vajrayana practice is open to everyone and is a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. The Sadhana consists of brief silent meditation, chanting, and mantra recitation.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
October 8, 2014
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
October 8, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
October 12, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
October 15, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Preparing To Die: Practical Advice and Spiritual Wisdom Weekend Program
with Andrew Holecek
October 17 - 19, 2014
During this weekend program held at Finley Community Center, we will explore the principles of what to do for yourself and others to take full advantage of the rich but challenging time presented at end of life.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Family Sunday Sitting
October 19, 2014
Sunday Family Meditation Program today with planned activities for children. Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All a

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Wisdom in Everyday Life
October 21 - November 18, 2014
Meditation uncovers our wisdom. This wisdom is always present and can be applied to transform confused situations and emotions into effective actions. No longer deterred or depressed by obstacles, we can include everything as part of the path. The chall

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
October 22, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
October 26, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Meditation in Everyday Life
October 27 - November 24, 2014
Repeaters $30

Want to explore the path of meditation and get to know your own mind? Meditation in Everyday Life is an introductory class in meditation for beginners as well as more seasoned practitioners interested in revisiting and deepening their rel

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
October 29, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

First Sunday: Extended Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
November 2, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Extended Sitting and Walking Meditation, contemplations, discussion and silent tea. Instruction available free of charge. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice: Open to All
November 4, 2014
This Vajrayana practice is open to everyone and is a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. The Sadhana consists of brief silent meditation, chanting, and mantra recitation.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
November 5, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
November 9, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
November 12, 2014
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
November 12, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Family Sunday Sitting
November 16, 2014
Sunday Family Meditation Program today with planned activities for children. Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All ar

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
November 19, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
November 23, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
November 26, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
November 30, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
December 3, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sadhana of Mahamudra Practice: Open to All
December 6, 2014
This Vajrayana practice is open to everyone and is a means of overcoming obstacles in one's practice and life. The Sadhana consists of brief silent meditation, chanting, and mantra recitation.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

First Sunday: Extended Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
December 7, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Extended Sitting and Walking Meditation, contemplations, discussion and silent tea. Instruction available free of charge. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
December 10, 2014
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
December 10, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
December 14, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Open House Shambhala Dharma Night
December 17, 2014
These evenings will be an opportunity to practice meditation and for deepening the understanding and practice of our Shambhala culture with talks, live or online.

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Family Sunday Sitting
December 21, 2014
Sunday Family Meditation Program today with planned activities for children. Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All ar

 
Location: Santa Rosa

Sunday Sitting Practice, Meditation Instruction Available Free of Charge
December 28, 2014
Sitting begins at 9 AM. Opening Chants, Sitting and Walking Meditation, instruction available free of charge. Sitting ends at 10:30 AM and is followed by tea and snacks. All are welcome.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
January 14, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
February 11, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
March 11, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
April 8, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
May 13, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
June 10, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
July 8, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
August 12, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
September 9, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
October 14, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
November 11, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.

 
Location: Santa Rosa  

Living Dharma Wednesdays
December 9, 2015
Debuting Aug. 13. 2nd Wednesday of each month. In addition to a period of meditation practice, senior students will speak about how they personally engage the dharma in a living way in their everyday lives. Open group discussion will follow.