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Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center

 
Location: Asheville

Sadhana of Mahamudra
April 15 - August 25, 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: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
April 17, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Dharma reading
April 17, 2014
Please join after sitting to hear a reading chosen by one of our member.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
April 22, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
April 24, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
April 25, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: Bring your brushes and paint!
April 27, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
April 27, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
April 29, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Warrior in the World, Level III,
with Josephine Spilka
May 2 - 4, 2014
Developing fearlessness by examining our habitual tendencies, we are willing to experience our life without relying on the cocoon. We begin to engage the world directly and extend the attitude of fearlessness to our activities.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
May 6, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
May 8, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
May 13, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
May 15, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
May 20, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
May 22, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
May 23, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
May 25, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
May 27, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
May 29, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
June 3, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
June 10, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
June 12, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
June 17, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
June 19, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
June 22, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
June 24, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
June 26, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
June 27, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
July 1, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
July 8, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
July 10, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
July 15, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
July 17, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
July 22, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
July 24, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
July 25, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
July 27, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
July 29, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
July 31, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
August 5, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
August 12, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
August 14, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
August 19, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
August 21, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
August 22, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
August 24, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
August 26, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
August 28, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
September 2, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
September 9, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
September 11, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
September 16, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
September 18, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
September 23, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
September 25, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
September 26, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
September 28, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
September 30, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
October 7, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
October 9, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
October 14, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
October 16, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
October 21, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
October 23, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
October 24, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
October 26, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
October 28, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
October 30, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
November 4, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
November 11, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
November 13, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
November 18, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
November 20, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
November 23, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
November 25, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
November 27, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
November 28, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
December 2, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
December 9, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
December 11, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
December 16, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
December 18, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
December 23, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.

 
Location: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
December 25, 2014

 
Location: Asheville

Movie Night!
December 26, 2014
Please join us for a buddhist-inspired movie night!

 
Location: Asheville

Family sitting: March postponed to the 5th Sunday
December 28, 2014
This is a time where families can join the practice of meditation at 11:00am with their children and open the hour together in the main meditation hall. Parents can stay longer to practice while children do activities with an adult.

 
Location: Asheville

Tuesday: Heart of Recovery
December 30, 2014
Recovering our empty, open, loving hearts: On addiction the teachings tell us that there is suffering, dissatisfaction and frustration. Often nothing seems to go right. There really is a wound. But it is not necessary to scratch it.