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Asheville Shambhala Meditation Center

 
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

Open House
with Alan Tilson
September 4, 2014
Please arrive around 6:00 pm and join in for conversation, refreshments, and meditation with instruction. Meet other people in the Asheville community curious about creating a decent human society.

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
September 7, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
Location: Asheville

Shambhala Center Member's Meeting
September 7, 2014
A gathering for members of the Asheville Shambhala Center to share in the vision for the Center.

 
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

Sadhana of Mahamudra
September 9 - October 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: Asheville  

Dharma reading and discussion
September 11, 2014

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
September 14, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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

Harvest of Peace: Fall Equinox Celebration
September 21, 2014
Join us for the celebration on the Fall Equinox! We will start the celebration with a Lhasang, listen to a message from the Sakyong, share delicious food, practice the Shambhala Sadhana, enjoy conversation along with an update of the Center's activities.

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
September 21, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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
Enjoy watching a movie at the Center

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
September 28, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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

Open Sky: Shambhala Training Level V
with Gayle Van Gils
October 3 - 5, 2014
Communicating with the world gently and fearlessly, our awareness is sharpened and we find the open clear sky of mind, a delightful source of wisdom and uplifted energy. We trust our nature enough to let go into the present moment.

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
October 5, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
October 12, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
October 19, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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
Enjoy watching a movie at the Center

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
October 26, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
November 2, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
November 9, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
November 16, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
November 23, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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
Enjoy watching a movie at the Center

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
November 30, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
December 7, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
December 14, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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  

Community Meditation Practice
December 21, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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
Enjoy watching a movie at the Center

 
Location: Asheville  

Community Meditation Practice
December 28, 2014
Community Sitting Mediation Practice open for everyone

 
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.