Programs

 

Learn to Meditate

April 23rd

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

People of Color Sitting Group

with Dr. Shanté Smalls, Naoko Kojima, Joy Gutierrez

April 23rd

To our BIPOC members, we are hosting our first gathering to sit together as a community. The BIPOC Sitting Group provides a space for black, indigenous, and people of color in our sangha to gather for meditation practice and provide support and resources Continue »

Weekly Dharma Gathering: Why Is It So Hard To Get Compassion "Right"?

with Acharya Eric Spiegel

April 23rd

Join us for an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting, to learn about how to apply the principles of meditation to everyday life, and to meet and mingle with fellow New Yorkers interested in mindfulness. Bring your friends! Continue »

Uncovering Whiteness, Dismantling Racism: A Half-Day Retreat for White-Identified Meditators

with Caverly Morgan, Ethan Nichtern, David Perrin

April 27th

Why is it all-too-easy to be blind to our own whiteness: privilege, bias, and ignorance, when it comes to race? Uncovering whiteness may sound like an oxymoron given that whiteness infuses all aspects of our culture and is systemically institutionalized. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

April 30th

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

Weekly Dharma Gathering: So, You'd Like to Direct...

with P. Kevin Strader

April 30th

Join us for an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting, to learn about how to apply the principles of meditation to everyday life, and to meet and mingle with fellow New Yorkers interested in mindfulness. Bring your friends! Continue »

Vajrayana Weekend at Sky Lake

May 3rd—May 5th

All Shambhala tantrikas are warmly invited to a weekend retreat of vajrayana group practice at the Sky Lake Lodge. Continue »

Learn to Meditate

May 7th

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

Weekly Dharma Gathering: Receiving Messages from the Phenomenal World

with Anjie Cho

May 7th

Join us for an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting, to learn about how to apply the principles of meditation to everyday life, and to meet and mingle with fellow New Yorkers interested in mindfulness. Bring your friends! Continue »

Learn to Meditate

May 14th

Led by an experienced instructor, this half-hour basic meditation class is for beginners, as well as anyone who would like to refresh their understanding of the technique. Continue »

Weekly Dharma Gathering: Waking Up in Chaos

with Joseph Mauricio

May 14th

Join us for an opportunity to meditate in a supportive group setting, to learn about how to apply the principles of meditation to everyday life, and to meet and mingle with fellow New Yorkers interested in mindfulness. Bring your friends! Continue »

Weekly Dharma Gathering: Undoing Aloneness

with Dr. David Greenan

May 21st

Shambhala Sadhana

with Shastri Sheila Bascetta

May 29th

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 »