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Practice Events

Sadhana of Mahamudra

May 25th

The Sadhana of Mahamudra is open to the entire Shambhala community and is practiced on or near the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

Shambhala Sadhana

June 9th

All community members are welcome to attend the Shambhala Sadhana full moon gathering. The Shambhala Sadhana is a practice composed by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche on the basic goodness of self, others, and society. Continue »

Sadhana of Mahamudra

June 22nd

The Sadhana of Mahamudra is open to the entire Shambhala community and is practiced on or near the new moon days of the lunar calendar. Continue »

The New York Ashe Society

June 25th

The New York Ashe Society gathers to explore the teachings and practices presented at Warrior Assembly. Continue »

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

with Acharya Eric Spiegel

July 17th

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

Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 18th—August 25th

Acharya Daniel Hessey leads our renowned week-long meditation retreat designed to give wakeful beings 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 Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 18th—August 20th

Join the first weekend of the renowned week-long meditation retreat where wakeful beings of all backgrounds can open up to the depth and richness of the present moment. Continue »

Day One Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 19th

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings 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 Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 20th

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings 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 Three Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 21st

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings 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 Four Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 22nd

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings 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 Five Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 23rd

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings 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 Six Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 24th

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings 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 Seven Urban Retreat: Seven Days of Mindfulness Meditation

with Acharya Daniel Hessey

August 25th

This single day of mindfulness meditation is designed to give wakeful beings of all backgrounds a break from our habitual speed and routine and open us to the depth and richness of the present moment. Continue »

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

with Acharya Eric Spiegel

October 2nd

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