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Shambhala Sadhana

June 27th

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

Sangha Night: A Gathering for Students Who Have Taken Shambhala, Refuge, or Bodhisattva Vows

with Acharya Eric Spiegel

July 9th

This community gathering is open to students who have taken vows within the Shambhala tradition. Practice and strengthen community with peers. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

July 12th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra involves meditation and chanting. It is open to the whole Shambhala community and is practiced on the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana

July 27th

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

August 11th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra involves meditation and chanting. It is open to the whole Shambhala community and is practiced on the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

Meditation in the City Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 17th—August 24th

Our annual summer week-long meditation retreat is designed to give people of all backgrounds a break from our habitual speed and routine, and open us to the depth and richness of the present moment. Continue »

First Weekend of the Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 17th—August 19th

The First Weekend of our annual summer meditation retreat is designed to give people of all backgrounds a break from our habitual speed and routine, and open us to the depth and richness of the present moment. Continue »

Opening Talk of the Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 17th

Opening Talk of the Meditation in the City Retreat, discussing how entering into a retreat setting here in New York City can bring the rewards of deep meditation practice directly into our reality. Continue »

Day One - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 18th

Our annual summer week-long meditation retreat is designed to give people of all backgrounds a break from our habitual speed and routine, and open us to the depth and richness of the present moment. Continue »

Day Two - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 19th

Day Three - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 20th

Day Four - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 21st

Day Five - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 22nd

Day Six - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 23rd

Day Seven - Meditation in the City Retreat

with Shastri Nick Kranz

August 24th

Shambhala Sadhana

August 26th

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

September 9th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra involves meditation and chanting. It is open to the whole Shambhala community and is practiced on the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

The New York Ashe Society

September 23rd

All graduates of Warrior Assembly and those who have received its practices are invited. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana

September 24th

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

Sangha Night: A Gathering for Students Who Have Taken Shambhala, Refuge, or Bodhisattva Vows

October 8th

This community gathering is open to students who have taken vows within the Shambhala tradition. Practice and strengthen community with peers. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

October 9th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra involves meditation and chanting. It is open to the whole Shambhala community and is practiced on the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

The New York Ashe Society

October 14th

All graduates of Warrior Assembly and those who have received its practices are invited. Continue »

Vajra Assembly

with Acharya Eric Spiegel

October 19th—October 21st

All Shambhala tantrikas are warmly invited to a weekend retreat of vajrayana group practice, talks, and discussion led by Acharya Eric Spiegel. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana

October 23rd

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

The New York Ashe Society

November 4th

All graduates of Warrior Assembly and those who have received its practices are invited. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

November 6th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra involves meditation and chanting. It is open to the whole Shambhala community and is practiced on the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana

November 21st

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

December 7th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra involves meditation and chanting. It is open to the whole Shambhala community and is practiced on the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

The New York Ashe Society

December 16th

All graduates of Warrior Assembly and those who have received its practices are invited. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana

December 21st

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gatherings! Please join us for the Shambhala Sadhana, a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »