The Way of Shambhala

The Way of Shambhala is an extensive series of programs that provide an experiential introduction to meditation practice, wisdom teachings, contemplative arts, and physical disciplines rooted in the ancient traditions of Shambhala and Tibetan Buddhism. We invite new and experienced meditators as well as those looking to enrich their personal spiritual path to explore these teachings with us.

Special Funding Available

If you identify as a person of color you may be eligible for special financial support to attend our retreats.

Indicates Program with Prerequisites

March

March 26 - April 1

Making Your Way Back Home, Shambhala Training Levels IV - V *

with Henry Chapin
The last 2 of 5 levels of the Heart of Warriorship, a seminal path of training rooted in the ancient meditation practices & wisdom teachings of the Shambhala tradition & created for the challenges of our modern, everyday existence.

March 26 - 29

Shambhala Training Level IV: Awakened Heart *

with Henry Chapin

March 29 - April 1

Shambhala Training Level V: Open Sky *

with Henry Chapin

July

July 12 - 19

Finding Bravery in Times of Confusion - Shambhala Training Levels I - III

with Shastri Bill Brauer
This is where the Shambhala path starts: the first 3 of 5 levels of the Heart of Warriorship training - a seminal path of ancient meditation practices & wisdom teachings rooted in the Shambhala tradition & created for the challenges of our modern, everyda

July 12 - 14

The Art of Being Human: Shambhala Training Level I

with Shastri Bill Brauer

July 14 - 16

Birth of the Warrior: Shambhala Training Level II *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

July 16 - 19

Warrior in the World: Shambhala Training Level III *

with Shastri Bill Brauer

September

September 7 - 14

Shambhala Training Retreat: Levels I - III

with Shastri Calryn Aston
This is where the Shambhala path starts: the first 3 of 5 levels of the Heart of Warriorship training - a seminal path of ancient meditation practices & wisdom teachings rooted in the Shambhala tradition & created for the challenges of our modern, everyda

September 7 - 9

Shambhala Training Level I: The Art of Being Human

with Shastri Calryn Aston

September 9 - 11

Shambhala Training Level II: Birth of the Warrior *

with Shastri Calryn Aston

September 11 - 14

Shambhala Training Level III: Warrior in the World *

with Shastri Calryn Aston